When Nature Strikes: Landslides

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Link to Resource: https://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/naturestrikes/landslides.jsp
Resource Type:Teaching Media; Videos or Animations
Grade Level:
5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Language:English
Format:video
Organization:National Science Foundation (NSF)
Summary:"Landslides occur when materials like debris, rock, and soil become dislodged from the earth and slide downward at speeds that can approach 100 miles per hour. David Montgomery at the University of Washington studies past and present landslides to try to understand what causes them. """"When Nature Strikes"""" is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the National Science Foundation."
Earth Science Big Ideas:Big Idea 8
NGSS Discplinary Core Ideas:ESS3.B
NGSS Performance Expectations:HS-ESS3-1; MS-ESS3-2
NGSS Science and Engineering Practices:Analyzing and interpreting data; Constructing explanations (for science) and designing solutions (for engineering)
NGSS Crosscutting Concepts:Cause and effect: Mechanism and explanation; Patterns
Subjects: 6-8; 9-12; elementary school; high school; k-5 geosource; landslide; middle school; natural hazards; nsf; video
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