Middle School / Earth Science

Soil Characteristics

In this lab, students will use a pH sensor to investigate the pH of different soil samples.


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pH Sensor

Wireless pH Sensor

Here’s the best tool for measuring pH since litmus paper. The Wireless pH Sensor connects via Bluetooth® to monitor the pH of solutions.

Many lab activities can be conducted with our Wireless, PASPORT, or even ScienceWorkshop sensors and equipment. For assistance with substituting compatible instruments, contact PASCO Technical Support. We're here to help.

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Source: Lab #10

Middle School Earth Science Teacher Guide

Soil Characteristics