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Teacher Pages

Instructional Pages

Lesson Plan

Background Information

Ohio Academic Standards Alignment

Other Pages

What Is Composting?

  • Data Sheet Sample Answers

How Do You Build a Compost Pile?

  • Tips For Setting Up, Maintaining, and Harvesting a Compost Pile (home or school)

Closure Resources

  • Food Web of a Compost Pile
  • Compost and the Nitrogen Cycle
  • The Benefits of Composting

How Do You Maintain A Compost Pile?

  • Teacher Tips For Managing a Classroom Compost Pile

Student Pages

Activity Pages

What is Composting?

  • Thinksheet and Data Sheets
  • See Related Resources to select Team Research Folder pages.

How Do You Maintain a Compost Pile?

  • Student Safety Contract
  • Student Tips For Managing a Classroom Compost Pile
  • Troubleshooting Data Sheet

Assessment Pages

Proficiency Assessment

Higher Level Assessment

Team Evaluation


Other Resources

Family Page

Related Resources

Composting Virtual Tour

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