Weathering & Erosion Science Investigation Booklet Printable & Digital (Google)


The concepts of weathering and erosion are important ones to teach for understanding the earth’s changing surface. Your students will be able to complete a hands-on investigation with this tabbed booklet, in addition to practicing skills in other content areas, such as reading and writing. Help your students learn more about weathering, eroding, and more in fun and meaningful ways!

File Type

PDF (Acrobat) Document File

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This product covers:

✓ Terms such as weathering, mechanical weathering, chemical weathering, erosion, gravity, and deposition
✓ The causes and effects of weathering and erosion
✓ The types of weathering and erosion
✓ Difference between weathering and erosion
✓ How erosion can be slowed

With This Product You’ll Get:

✓ Review of important vocabulary
✓ Differentiated reading comprehension sheets (LL and HL sheets)
✓ Text-dependent questions that focus on reading skills
✓ Science lab investigation – students create molds, then attempt to “erode” them
✓ Critical thinking and writing prompt
✓ Teacher and student directions
✓ A Google Slides version so that you can have your students complete it digitally if you prefer!
✓ Tabbed booklet printables- 2 to a page and a larger version 1 per page
✓ Color and B/W printable versions
✓ Answer keys

.… and so much more!

How You Can Use This Product:

✓ As a supplement to an already established program
✓ Science centers or literacy centers
✓ An introduction lesson
✓ Teacher demonstrations
✓ Whole group, small group, partners, or individual work
✓ An integration lesson
✓ Warm-up activities