Part 1: Slow Weathering
Specific to this unit are lesson plans on icebergs and glaciers and their effect on the earth. Additional lesson plans help students to identify landforms and understand what created them. A special section offers instruction on slow erosion forces in desert areas.
PowerPoint Presentation: What Do They Have in Common?
Iceberg Sighting — Observation Record: Day 1 (PDF File)
Iceberg Sighting — Observation Record: Day 2 (PDF File)
A Glacier of Our Own
A Glacier of Our Own — Observation Record (PDF File)
A Glacier of Our Own (PDF File)
Venn Diagram (PDF File)
Landform Project: Breaking It Loose and Putting It Together
PowerPoint Planning Guide (PDF File)
The Desert: An Example of Weathering and Erosion
PowerPoint Presentation: Which Is It: Weathering or Erosion?
Which Is It: Weathering or Erosion? (PDF File)
PowerPoint Presentation: The Desert: An Example of Weathering and Erosion
Desert Scavenger Hunt (PDF File)