In this unit about landforms, you will find many different resources and activities to use with your students. The items included and ways to use them are listed below.
Included Landforms: Mountain, Canyon, Desert, Volcano, Valley, River, Hill, Ocean, Lake, and Plain
-Landforms Posters (10 different landforms included)
-Landforms Mini-book (Students describe each type of landform in their book. Book includes pictures and blank lines for writing. Either have students write the definitions that are included with the posters, or have students look them up in the dictionary or on the internet. Dictionary skills is a 3rd grade standard and my students enjoyed looking up the landforms in their dictionaries.)
-Landforms Cut and Paste (Match the landform with the appropriate picture.)
-Landforms Drawing Activity (Students draw a quick picture describing each landform.
-Compare Landforms (Students choose two landforms and compare them to each other. How are they similar? How are they different?
-Landforms Matching Quiz (This is a quick way to assess students’ understanding of landforms.)