Video Lessons

 

View our most recent video lessons below. Visit our YouTube channel to find more!

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Soil scientists: How do they do it?In this lesson, Education Director Jennifer Starkey will go through the steps needed to figure out a SOIL CHARACTERIZATION! Is it Granular? Cohesive? Can you make it into a ball? Can you make it into a pencil? What about its moisture and density? The Thumb Test! You can analyze your own soil and see how to make your own Soil Characterization!

Supplemental Materials (Click for Download):

Soil Analysis Worksheet

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Join our Clare Homer on a visit to Southwest Park, where you can find the headwaters of Fairview Creek! Clare checks in on Live Stakes planted by students from Woodland, Salish Ponds, and Fairview Elementary Schools! Learn about lots of plants that live in the Land by the Water aka the Riparian Zone! Listen for sounds! And what ever happened to that OLD CAR behind a fence? It's still there! You can visit Southwest Park, located right by SE 181st & Powell in Gresham, any time the sun is up!

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Have you ever wanted to know JUST THE RIGHT WAY to put on gloves? Put a shovel down? Dig a little hole? This deer fern makes the journey from plastic pot to its in-the-ground spot!

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Today on Slough School we interview Yoko Silk, Stewardship Coordinator for Portland Parks and Recreation!

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This is some DATA COLLECTION! In this video, we show you how to use tools to collect information on Temperature, Turbidity, Dissolved Oxygen, and pH! This helps us figure out what animals can live in our water!

Supplemental Materials (Click for Download):

Water Chemistry Worksheet

pH Color Guide

Dissolved Oxygen Guide

Turbidity Guide

Temperature Guide

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