In this activity, students will recreate mechanical and chemical weathering using Skittles and M&Ms! They will dissolve the dye off of the Skittles (chemical weathering) and crush the M&Ms (mechanical weathering), then answer general and extension questions, complete a crossword, and even a word search to reinforce vocabulary.
This tested activity always has students interested in learning and completing the activity! Well, that is, for extra sugary treats at the finish! It's simple, straightforward, and easy to understand for all students!
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