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Weathering and Erosion Science Lab Activity
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Weathering and erosion labs have never been sweeter! Construct three different experiments to observe the affects that water, ice, and crumbs have on a frosted graham cracker and identify the changing process each test represents.
Study Jams! Weathering & Erosion
3 mins 4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
RJ argues that playing the video game, Super Duo Breaker and Whoosh, is a good way to study for a quiz on weathering and erosion. The game character Mr. Breaker breaks things down and the character Mr. Whoosh carries them away in the...
Where’s the Beach? Investigating Protecting Coastlines from Erosion
6th - 12th
Today it's here and tomorrow ... maybe not! Investigate the causes of coastline erosion and proposed solutions through this engaging set of lessons. Learners also create and explore the effectiveness of different materials to protect the...
Weathering and Erosion: Simulating Rock Attack in the Lab
6th - 8th
Into each life some rain must fall, but how can that change rocks? Young geologists' understanding of weathering and erosion increases throughout the activities. The lesson includes five short activities to be completed over two class days.
Physical Geography - Running Water: Erosion & Deposits
3 mins 6th - 10th
Here is a good video that describes the main types of "flow" associated with rivers; laminer, turbulent, and shooting flow. They are all aptly described and accompanied by excellent video footage shot in Yellowstone National Park. A...
Weathering, Erosion, and Landforms—Student Activities
7th - 12th
Tired of your learners taking you for granite? Use a unit that offers multiple hands-on weathering and erosion labs and interactive activities. Some of the exciting lessons include planning a tour of Australia, using ice to break glass,...
Gallery Walk Questions on Weathering and Mass Wasting
9th - 12th
A set of questions on weathering and erosion are found in this resource. Some of them can be used as discussion topics or lecture guides. There are also suggested activities such as the examination of topographic quadrangles and the...
Constructive and Destructive Geologic Processes
8th CCSS: Designed
Show the class the world as they've never seen it before—from way above! Learners try to unravel the mysteries presented by rich satellite imagery, learn to interpret topographic maps, and study erosion by constructing their very own...
ESS2C - The Role of Water in Earth's Surface Processes
5 mins 2nd - 12th
Water is something most of us take for granted. Explore the important aspects of water with a short video lesson. The instructor addresses the key instructional points of the NGSS standard ESS2C. He explains the complexity of the water...
Earth and Space Science: How Is the Earth's Surface Changing?
4th - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
The planet is getting warmer and polar ice caps are melting, but that won't stop readers from accessing the informational resource. As pupils engage in a close reading of articles about Earth's surface, they take digital notes. Using the...