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Science - 5th Grade
Standard 2 Objective 1
Students will use common household items to build landforms and simulate weathering and erosion.
Earth is alive and in constant motion. The shape of the land is constantly being changed by weathering and erosion. Weathering causes rocks to fragment, crack, crumble, or break down chemically, biologically, and physically. Erosion loosens and carries away rock, debris, and soil.
1. Use Science Process and Thinking Skills
2. Manifest Scientific Attitudes and Interests
3. Understand Science Concepts and Principles
Invitation to Learn
Read Mountain Dance by Thomas Locker.