Weathering Experiments: Sugar Cubes, Steel Wool and Gravel !!!
Students observe both chemical and physical weathering of "rocks" in these experiments.
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New Review Thermal Energy Flow in Materials
The sun sends the earth 35,000 times the amount of energy required by all of us on the entire planet, every day. The fourth lesson plan in the 10-part series looks at how light energy from the sun transfers into thermal energy. Scholars...
6th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Weathering and Erosion Science Lab Activity
Weathering and erosion labs have never been sweeter! Construct three different experiments to observe the affects that water, ice, and crumbs have on a frosted graham cracker and identify the changing process each test represents.
4th - 6th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Weathering Experiments: Sugar Cubes, Steel Wool and Gravel
Students experiment with chemical and physical weathering. In this weathering instructional activity, students put steel wool in a dry bag and in a wet bag for a few days to see the chemical weathering. They put sugar cubes in a jar and...
7th - 8th Science
Global Warming: Effects of Rising Sea Levels on Cities
How much difference would it really make if the sea level were to rise by one meter? Five meters? Ten or twenty? Using modeling software, kids examine how rising seas would impact New Orleans, as well as other coastal cities. After...
4th - 7th Science