By Kate Ramsayer,
NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
The purpose of this activity is for students to create a desktop soil profile based on the biome region of the United States where your school is located.
Students review Earth System phenomena that are affected by soil moisture. They analyze and evaluate maps of seasonal global surface air temperature and soil moisture data from NASA satellites.
This table lists examples of NASA datasets and imagery that could be used for student investigations related to content and practices in the Framework for K-12 S