The Forces that Move the Earth

Tree growing in Rock
Tree growing in large rock

Julianne Geleynse

Explore how the Smokies and many other National Parks were formed through geologic processes. Students will exercise their artistic talents by creating their own mountain and subjecting it to their own vision of natural forces like wind, water, glaciers and even volcanoes.

Vocabulary

Weathering
Erosion
Movement
Deposition
Precipitation

Last updated: February 1, 2021

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