Students create a glacier using water and stones. They pass the "glacier" over a piece of wood and record the shape of the "glacial grooves." students explain how scrapings and deposits made by glaciers could provide clues to the climate.
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Where Have All the Glaciers Gone?
What happens when ice melts? Well ... water happens. When that melting ice is a glacier, the amount of water that results produces change throughout the world. Middle school science sleuths uncover the truth about global warming, the...
7th - 8th Science CCSS: Designed
New Review How Do Glaciers Move?
A glacier is like a river of ice. An interesting lesson explores how solid glaciers manage to flow. The video instructor explains how the pressure of the weight of the ice decreases the melting point, allowing the glacier to move.
7 mins 6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable