Constructive & Destructive Processes:


Constructive & Destructive Forces On-Line Lesson

Resources by Individual Topic:

Weathering and Erosion (some lead to Deposition, too):
http://www.onegeology.org/extra/kids/earthProcesses/weathering.html A good resource for kids about geology and geologic processes - this link will take you to the page about weathering and erosion, but you can look at all sorts of topics related to our menu project
http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/weathering-and-erosion.htm
http://science.nationalgeographic.com/science/earth/the-dynamic-earth/weathering-erosion-article/

What is the difference between Weathering and Erosion?
http://www2.nature.nps.gov/GEOLOGY/usgsnps/misc/gweaero.html
http://www.siemensscienceday.com/support-center/pdf/5-Minute_weatheringanderosion.pdf
Video: Explanation of Weather, Erosion & Deposition
Video: Erosion on Hawaii (shown in class on Tues., 2/18)
Video: Landslides
Song: Weathering and Erosion by Mr. Parr
Video: Weathering and Erosion

Deposition of Sediments:
http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/visualizations/es0604/es0604page01.cfm?chapter_no=visualization
Video: Erosion & Deposition of Sediments
Video: Deposition of Sediments - includes weathering and erosion as well (Youtube)

Faulting:
Website: Fault Animations & Information
Website: Faults and Fault Zones - click on each type of fault to see pictures and explanations
Website: Faultline seismic science at the epicenter - this site has basics about faults and a link called "Damage Control" which has info about building EQ proof structures.
Video: Kinds of Faults

Earthquakes:
See resources on the Earthquakes & Earth's Interior Wiki Page

Volcanoes:
Video: Clip on Eruption of Mt. Vesuvius on Pompeii (examines what the city would have been like)
Video: Vesuvius Buries Pompeii

Mountains:
How the Rocky Mountains formed (video from You Tube): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJk9cFz152s

General Resources:

brainpop.com (login = karrerteacher; password = karrer)
Search for any of the following topics:
- Weathering
- Erosion
- Soil
- Property Changes
- Volcanoes
- Earthquakes
- Mountains
- Tsunami
- Ocean Floor
- Mt. Everest


Topography:




Topography On-Line Lesson Plan



Some Topography Video Resources:

Understanding Topographic Maps (shown in class Mon., 2/10)

Topographic Maps Video (shown in class Tues., 2/11)

How to Read a Map & Contour Lines (from a survival manual)



Powerpoint that covers how to read a topographic map:

Topography.ppt
Topography.ppt

Topography.ppt