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This is a two day lab in which students use flubber to simulate glacial movement. PVC pipes cut in half will simulate valleys. Students track movement and velocity in a two day lab. Day One: Glacial Movement: Internal Plastic Flow Day Two: Glacial Velocity: Basal Slip influence on Velocity


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Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10


Earth Science Glaciers



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August 7, 2011

This resource received a 3* rating because it is part of a collection, Glacier Movement and Velocity, which is part of the larger resource Glaciers and Climate Change Unit, which received a rating of 3-Exemplary in the Curriki Review System. You can learn more about this larger resource by reading its review and comments.

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