Bill Nye uses several different demonstrations to simulate types of erosion.
Video of students doing a news report on weathering and erosion.
Students determine the effects of erosion on regolith formation and deposition on Earth as well as regolith formation on the Moon by meteoritic activity.
Reviews the landscape-changing processes of weathering and erosion.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Weathering and Erosion.
To emphasize students’ understanding of key words and practice applying the definitions of the vocabulary words to examples and drawings using the Frayer Model.
To organize information and provide a visual representation and summary that identifies the differences and similarities between two topics using a Venn Diagram.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
Students look at pictures of the surface of Mars and use there understanding of surface weathering and erosion to predict whether there is water on Mars or not.
Hoodoos are spires of soft rock capped with an erosion-resistant rock found in arid regions.
Earth has limits on the size of mountains it can support.
Student Handout for Lab activity in Regolith Formation Lesson Plan.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Weathering and Erosion. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
Click on buttons to view animations of different types of weathering processes.
Talks about the types of weathering and formations from weather and types of soil that can be formed.
These flashcards help you study important terms and vocabulary from Weathering and Erosion.