This free lesson investigates why peatlands must be wet to work as a natural store of carbon dioxide, by comparing the decomposition of organic material in waterlogged soil and drier soil.
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Learning Lab is an online STEM learning programme for the classroom and home. It aims to inspire and empower learners through relevant, varied learning experiences that take place over several weeks. Each unique programme comprises lesson plans, video content and interactions with experts as well as teacher professional learning and family support.
The content is delivered by class teachers with ongoing support from Learning Lab staff. Classroom and home learning will be enhanced by a visit to Glasgow Science Centre or a visit from GSC on Tour.