What Is Living in the Soil?

Every day, we step over a world of life hidden in the soil beneath us. In this module, we will investigate the question “What living components can we find in our schoolyard soil?” Before we begin, it may be useful to review the basic definition of soil. You might wonder what exactly soil and dirt […]

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How Are Maps Used in Science?

It is possible to discover relationships between different phenomena by analyzing map information.  The process of creating a map is a form of scientific examination. The art of making maps is called cartography. While professional map-makers are called cartographers, many other types of scientists make and use maps. Let’s look at a few examples of […]

The MSP project is funded by an ESEA, Title II Part B Mathematics and Science Partnership Grant through the Montana Office of Public Instruction. MSP was developed by the Clark Fork Watershed Education Program and faculty from Montana Tech of The University of Montana and Montana State University, with support from other Montana University System Faculty.