What causes soil erosion, and how to prevent it.
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To predict the main ideas of the text based on context clues, to generate questions about a given topic and to organize and review the knowledge learned about the topic using the SQ3R strategy.
Summarize the main idea of a reading, create visual aids, and come up with new questions using a Four Square Concept Matrix.
Bad farming practices and years of drought led the topsoil to blow away as giant dust storms during the Dust Bowl.
Students will learn how terrace farming works, look at a case study in Guinea, and propose locations in Europe for terrace farming.
Discusses how the creation of soil and the implementation of urban gardens will help to feed future populations.
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