Constructive and Deconstructive Forces

 

Georgia's Landforms
 
EARTH SCIENCE
UNIT CONTENT
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S5E1  Students will identify
surface features of the Earth
caused by constructive and destructive forces.
Essential Questions
 
1. What are some of GA's landforms?
2. What causes changes to landforms?
3. How do movements of the crust change landforms?
4. How do humans change landforms?

Big Idea: Georgia has different landforms, or features.
Landforms are made by constructive and destructive
forces within and upon the Earth. Scientists use technology to alter and protect landforms.

 

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Topography

Magma

Sand Dune

Lava

Weathering

Volcano

Erosion

Jetty

Delta

Constructive Force

Sink Hole

Destructive Force

Plate

Geologist

Earthquake

Beach Restoration

Epicenter

Flood Control

 
Last Modified on October 26, 2012