Landforms In the Sand

Spring lake levels
Exposed lakebed near Hunters

M. Shoemaker/NPS

Program Overview:
Discover the powerful effects of water and the amazing geologic forces that shaped the landscape in the Lake Roosevelt area. Explore the Ice Age Floods in a model your students create in the sand. This program features students creating a landscape complete with a flowing river and discovering what the force of water can do to a landscape as it gets flooded.

Grade: 3rd-12th
Chaperone Ratio: 1:10
Group Size: Minimum: 10, Maximum: 60
Program Length: 1 hour
Program Time: Variable
Program Dates: September, First Part of October, Mid-May and June
Locations: Spring Canyon, Keller Ferry, Porcupine Bay, Kettle Falls

Fill out our reservation form to arrange a program or contact our education specialist for more information or for questions to the relation to NGSS and Common Core.

Last updated: November 1, 2016

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Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area
1008 Crest Drive

Coulee Dam, WA 99116


(509) 754-7800

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