Grade Level: 6th
Project Objective: Students will learn about the forces that cause weathering and erosion.
Project Description: Students begin by examining unusual landforms created by weathering and erosion. They then will watch a demo of erosion. Students then complete additional erosion tests in their lab groups, making predictions and observations of the different processes tested.
– Pictures from http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/photos/weathering-erosion-gallery/
– Lab Instructions
– Lab Materials
– pans, sand, straw droppers, straw, ice, water
– foldable for predictions/observations