2-ESS2-1: Erosion Design Solution

Compare multiple solutions designed to slow or prevent wind or water from changing the shape of the land. (Stability and Change)

Clarification Statement: Examples of solutions could include different designs of dikes and windbreaks to hold back wind and water, and different designs for using shrubs, grass, and trees to hold back the land.

Assessment Boundary: none




Assessments

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Phenomena

 

Anchor Charts


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Vocabulary

Land (e.g. hill, park, valley, mountain)
Weathering
Wind erosion
Water erosion
Stability and Change

Compare multiple solutions designed to slow or prevent wind or water from changing the shape of the land. (Stability and Change)


Learning Plans


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