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What is weathering and erosion?


Explain how the surface of the earth and its landscapes are shaped by weathering and erosion processes

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What is weathering and erosion?


Explain how the surface of the earth and its landscapes are shaped by weathering and erosion processes

 
 

task

  1. Write title, date and aim into your notes. Underline with a ruler.
  2. Copy the 'summary' paragraph into your notes (p7).
  3. Read pages 6 + 7. Highlight important information.
  4. Answer questions 1, 2, 3 + 4 in full sentences in your notes.
  5. EXTRA: Complete worksheet 1.1. You will need 3 colours (red, green and blue).
 
 

review

This video will explain the difference between weathering and erosion and is aimed at young children. What do you think it will say?

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Weathering and Erosion Fieldwork


Conduct a scientific investigation through the collection of data in the field

Weathering and Erosion Fieldwork


Conduct a scientific investigation through the collection of data in the field

You are going to conduct a geographical investigation!

The research question is:

Have weathering and erosion processes affected the school building in a uniform way?

 

Task

  1. Form groups of 2
  2. Write 3 hypotheses e.g. The Ancien Collège is more affected by erosion than other buildings.
  3. What DATA will you collect to accept or reject your hypotheses? List ideas.
  4. Explain how you will collect your data (methodology) and why you will collect it in that way.
  5. Plan your field visit. Where will you go? Who will take pictures?
  6. How will you present the data?
  7. How will you share your pictures?
 
 

the write up

Now that you have conducted your investigation, it is time to write up the results.

Create a document with all of the sections. Include pictures explaining the process.

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How do rivers shape the land?


Explain the formation of rives as a result of different types of erosion

How do rivers shape the land?


Explain the formation of rives as a result of different types of erosion

How was this created? Share your ideas and write them in your notes. 

 
 

key words

                                   scrape              loose                 creep                  pebble                   

 
 

task

  1. Add title, date and aim. Underline with a ruler.
  2. Research the words above. Add definitions to your notes.
  3. Read pp 10-11
  4. Copy the 'summary' paragraph p 11
  5. Complete activities 1, 2, + 3

FAST FINISHERS:

Explore Switzerland on Google Earth and find examples of the landforms in Table C

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What causes waterfalls?


Explain how waterfalls are created

What causes waterfalls?


Explain how waterfalls are created

How was this created? Add ideas to your notebooks.

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task

  1. Copy the 'summary' from p13
  2. Complete activities 1, 2, & 3 p 13
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Glacier Project


Glacier Project