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):

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:


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- Weathering
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- Property Changes
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