Explores one of the 8 natural wonders of the world, the Stone Forest in China. The Stone Forest was created when erosion dissolved the surrounding rock, leaving a "forest" of beautiful minerals behind.
This video explores rock types on the Isle of Skye and the different levels of erosion and weathering these rocks go through.
In this lesson, students will explore the causes and effects of physical and chemical weathering and compare and contrast erosion which results from the action of wind, ice, and water.
Reviews factors that affect the rate of weathering.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Influences on Weathering.
To stimulate the critical thinking skills required to assess the validity of statements about the key concept using an Agree/Disagree Table.
To organize information and provide a visual representation that shows how factors (causes) produce an effect using a Cause and Effect Diagram.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
The geology of Gettysburg influenced the outcome of battles during the Battle of Gettysburg. The boulders of Devil's Den were good hiding places.
An eroded dome of sedimentary rock layers creates a structure that looks from space like a blue eye in the Sahara.
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