Land and Water UnitLesson 1:Water Cycle:
Lesson 3:Slow Land Changes- All types of Weathering (basic introduction)Weathering:
Erosion:Weathering and Erosion:http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/rocks-minerals-landforms/weathering-and-erosion.htmWeathering Applet- Scroll to the 4th bullet: Weathering Animation: physical and chemical mechanisms explained and illustrated:
Sedimentary Rocks- Formed by Weathering and Erosion (relate it to the sediments layers they collect in graduated cylinders)
glacier video- A lot of vocabulary but good visualsNature- Ice Age: NY:
Landforms- Slide Show:Lesson 9:
Westchester County Watershed Map
Lesson 13: - Slow Land Changes- All types of Weathering:Miscellaneous:Pollution Sites:General:Acid Rain Sites:Road Salt Sites:http://www.macalester.edu/environmentalstudies/threerivers/studentprojects/LakesStreamsRiversFall09/RoadSaltWeb/Webpages/attachments/The%20Effects%20of%20Road%20Salt%20on%20the%20Ecosystem.htmlFertilizer Sites:
Biomes: - These sites will explain what biomes are and why they are important!
Missouri Botanical Gardens - What is it like where you live? Explore the major biomes and ecosystems of our planet.
Earth Observatory - Good reference materials and interactive sites.
Switcheroo Zoo - Build an online habitat!
Enchanted Learning - Biomes
Geography for Kids
Kids Do Ecology - Biomes