Constructive/ Destructive Quizlet

Glaciers Video Notes Clips:
Glacier Plucking and Abrasion
Part 1: The Formation of Glaciers
Part 2: Glacial Erosion & Transportation Processes
Part 3: Glacial Deposition Features
Part 4: Landforms formed by Glacial Erosion

What they are and their causes?

What is a floodplain?

Meandering Streams & Oxbow Lake Formation
Meanders & Oxbows
How Do rivers curve?

Weathering and Erosion (some lead to Deposition, too): 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
What is the difference between Weathering and Erosion? Explanation of Weather, Erosion & DepositionVideo: Erosion on HawaiiVideo: LandslidesVideo: Mt. St. Helens' Landslide in 1980Song: Weathering and Erosion by Mr. ParrVideo: Weathering and Erosion
Deposition of Sediments: Erosion & Deposition of SedimentsVideo: Deposition of Sediments - includes weathering and erosion as well (Youtube)
Faulting:Website: Fault Animations & InformationWebsite: 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
Glaciers: Glaciers of the Northeastern United States - a PDF with great visuals and explanations -include the Finger Lakes region of NY
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):

General Resources: (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 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: