We Dig Decomposers

Fifth grade students at Level Grove Elementary dug in to the school’s vermicomposting bin to take their knowledge of ecology to the next level.  Armed with garden gloves and magnifying glasses, students explored the contents of the worm bin, looking for different compost critters.  Students used their practical science skills to search for a variety of decomposers–organisms essential to the cycle of life–and were able to engage in an experiential learning opportunity.


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