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Title: Weathering and Erosion
Url: http://www.mrsciguy.com/EarthScience/weathering.html
Creator: Medina, Philip
Publisher: Medina, Philip
Description: This unit provides an introduction for younger students to the concepts of weathering and erosion. Topics include types of weathering (physical versus chemical), rates of weathering, and weathering products (soil). The section on erosion explains the importance of water and gravity in the process, and discusses some of the more important erosional agents such as wind, water and ice, streams and glaciers. A vocabulary list and downloadable, printable student worksheets are provided.
LC Classification: Bibliography. Library science. Information resources (General) -- Subject bibliography -- Education -- Special disciplines and subjects, A-Z -- Earth sciences
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Sedimentation -- Aqueous erosion
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Sedimentation -- Glacial erosion
Science -- Geology -- Dynamic and structural geology -- Weathering
Science -- Geology -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science -- Earth science
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Geology -- Erosion
Geology -- Weathering
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Format: doc
Audience: Middle School Teachers
Primary Education
Secondary Education
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source: DLESE
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