Materials List: Messin' with Mixtures

Each group needs:

  • Small bag of trail mix
  • M&M® candy or other small candy – 3 pieces per student
  • Stop watch or other timepiece
  • Calculator
  • Two copies of the Soil Sleuths worksheet

For the class to share:

  • A balance for measuring mass
  • A few cans of mixed nuts, fruit cocktail, or other items that list percentages of amounts contained