Constructive & Destructive Processes Menu:

Due Dates:
One activity = Thursday (2/20)
Three activities = Monday (2/24)
Six activities = Thursday (2/27)
All activities due = Monday (3/3)

Resources by Individual Topic

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?

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:

Video: Erosion & Deposition of Sediments

Video: Deposition of Sediments - includes weathering and erosion as well (Youtube)


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


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


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

Video: Vesuvius Buries Pompeii

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