Glaciers interactive simulation

An interactive simulation that allows the user to adjust mountain snowfall and temperature to see the glacier grow and shrink in response.

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PhET Team
University of Colorado at Boulder

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Teaching Tips

Sample lesson plan can be accessed here: http://phet.colorado.edu/en/contributions/view/3133 Does require free registration.

Teachers are strongly encouraged to go through the activity sheet and simulation prior to using with students so that they understand what the students will be asked to do.