you imagine what it was like during the Ice Age when much of the world's
surface was covered in great ice sheets? To understand geological science
and the development of landforms, we need to learn about glaciers.
Grade Levels: 58
links within a Web site
photographs on a Web site
Time: 12 class sessions
start our exploration at All
About Glaciers. Explore the information by clicking on the links
on the page. How
is a glacier formed?
are the different types of glaciers?
are glaciers dangerous?
does it mean to say a glacier is "retreating"?
can find some photos of glaciers at
Photos. Clicking on a photo lets you see a larger version.
at the photos, then click on the link at the bottom of the page for
additional information. Write ten descriptive adjectives about glaciers
based on the photos and the information you have learned.