Landforms

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Landforms

  1. 1. Landforms by Shannon
  2. 2. Landforms are all around us.
  3. 3. Mountains are tall landforms that often have snow on top.
  4. 4. The space between two mountains is called a valley.
  5. 5. A plateau is like a mountain with a flat top.
  6. 6. Hills are like small mountains.
  7. 7. A river runs downhill and ends at the ocean.
  8. 8. Waterfalls occur when a stream or river runs over a cliff.
  9. 9. A canyon is formed when water runs downhill between two plateaus.
  10. 10. A large part of the earth is covered by oceans.
  11. 11. A bay is formed when water is surrounded on three sides by land.
  12. 12. An island is a landform that is surrounded by water.
  13. 13. We can see many landforms on maps.

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