Reflection: Adjustments to Practice How Do Glaciers Change the Shape of the Land? - Section 1: Teacher Notes


I filled the bottom of the ice cube trays with sand and pebbles almost half-way since I wanted to make sure they saw how large sediments are left behind in the glacial path.  However, I think I got a bit carried away and next time I will only put in less than a third.

  Right Amount of Sand and Pebbles
  Adjustments to Practice: Right Amount of Sand and Pebbles
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How Do Glaciers Change the Shape of the Land?

Unit 7: Earth's Changes
Lesson 11 of 21

Objective: SWBAT observe, diagram and note how glaciers can change the land using a model.

Big Idea: Glaciers have drastically changed and shaped our land for over thousands of years. But exactly how does this happen? Let's observe a model to help us understand.

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Science, landscape, volcanoes, mountain, earth, glaciers, Land, Earthquakes
  60 minutes
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