Glacial depositional landforms
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
What does the ice leave behind?
• Lesson objectives
1) To understand what glacial deposition
is.
2) To look at some of the...
• Remember glaciers erode, transport and
then deposit material as well.
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
Moraine
• Moraine is a French word meaning
debris – i.e. it is all the rock debris
that a glacier carries down the
mountai...
You are the smiley face and you drop an orange into the river,
mark its path on the picture!
How did that line of moraine get there?
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
Task:
• As we go through each moraine, cut
out the correct one and stick it on
the sheet as well as making notes
next to i...
Lateral Moraine
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
Lateral MoraineLateral Moraine
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
1) Lateral Moraine
Lateral moraine is a line of ______ material
along the sides of a valley ______.
Lateral moraine consis...
Medial Moraine
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
2) Medial Moraine
• Medial moraine is a ___ of deposited
material in the middle of a _____.
• When a smaller (tributary) g...
Terminal Moraine
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
3) Terminal Moraine
• Terminal moraine is a line of deposited
________ at the end of a _______
• At the end of the glacier...
4. Outwash Plain
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
4. Outwash Plain
LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
4. Outwash Plain
• An outwash plain is the piece of land which
the water ______ from the ______ flows
out over.
• The sedi...
Your turn!
• Put a title of Glacier Depositional Features
• Stick your sheet into your book.
• Imagine you are walking acr...
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L3 ap deposition landforms

  1. 1. Glacial depositional landforms LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  2. 2. What does the ice leave behind? • Lesson objectives 1) To understand what glacial deposition is. 2) To look at some of the features of glacial deposition. LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  3. 3. • Remember glaciers erode, transport and then deposit material as well. LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  4. 4. Moraine • Moraine is a French word meaning debris – i.e. it is all the rock debris that a glacier carries down the mountain. LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  5. 5. You are the smiley face and you drop an orange into the river, mark its path on the picture!
  6. 6. How did that line of moraine get there? LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  7. 7. LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  8. 8. Task: • As we go through each moraine, cut out the correct one and stick it on the sheet as well as making notes next to it! LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  9. 9. Lateral Moraine LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  10. 10. Lateral MoraineLateral Moraine LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  11. 11. 1) Lateral Moraine Lateral moraine is a line of ______ material along the sides of a valley ______. Lateral moraine consist of rocks and bigger _______ that are angular and are all together. Glacier Mixed Boulders Deposited   LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  12. 12. Medial Moraine LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  13. 13. 2) Medial Moraine • Medial moraine is a ___ of deposited material in the middle of a _____. • When a smaller (tributary) glacier joins a ____ glacier, the material that was along the ____ of both of the glaciers joins up. • It is called medial moraine because ‘medial’ means ‘______’! • main line sides middle glacier LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  14. 14. Terminal Moraine LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  15. 15. 3) Terminal Moraine • Terminal moraine is a line of deposited ________ at the end of a _______ • At the end of the glacier the glacier ____ and therefore the material it has been ______ forms a ridge across the glacier, whilst it ________ back up the valley. • retreats melts pushing material Glacier LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  16. 16. 4. Outwash Plain LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  17. 17. 4. Outwash Plain LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  18. 18. 4. Outwash Plain • An outwash plain is the piece of land which the water ______ from the ______ flows out over. • The sediment in the water is ________ in this ____ area to create a delta like formation. • flat deposited glacier melting LO: What features are left when the ice melts?
  19. 19. Your turn! • Put a title of Glacier Depositional Features • Stick your sheet into your book. • Imagine you are walking across a glacier and describe what it is like • E.g. I am slowly climbing over the rocks, there is lots of debris here! This is called the …. Now I’m on the ice and its amazing. I can see… If you have finished then draw a picture of your adventure over the ice! LO: What features are left when the ice melts?

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