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Other

Description:

In this three-part activity, learners use food to determine the effects of wind, sandblasting and water on regolith (dust) formation and deposition on Earth. Then, learners simulate regolith formation on the Moon by meteorite bombardment, an activity best completed outdoors.

Subjects:

  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
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Keywords:

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Language:

English

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