Weathering and Erosion Worksheets Erosion Experiment Special Education Science


Total Pages 96 plus 29 google slides
Answer Key Included
Teaching Duration 2 Weeks


This unit on weathering and erosion includes a PowerPoint presentation, worksheets, experiments, and more for special education students. It is based on extended state learning standards.


This special education science unit introduces the concepts of weathering, erosion, and deposition. A book with simple text and photos builds basic knowledge, and the follow-up activities allow for practice and assessment. All the materials were developed for students with autism and special learning needs.


***I have also included digital versions of all the activities (including the experiments) that can be used for remote learning or in an independent learning center.


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Weathering and Erosion Unit Includes:


⭐ This unit comes in two complete files: one in color and one in black and white.


In the zipped folder, you will find:

  • 8 days of lesson plans
  • Erosion activities in color
  • Erosion activities in black and white
  • Voice-recorded PowerPoint show
  • Erosion and Deposition (PowerPoint) to use with activities
  • Links and directions to digital activities




  • Vocabulary board
  • Circle map on erosion (includes digital version)
  • Sorting activity (includes digital version)
  • Sequencing activity (includes digital version)
  • 2 experiments (includes digital versions)
    • Candy erosion
    • Wind erosion and sand dunes


  • 3 close worksheets (includes digital versions)
  • Assessment (3 versions) (includes digital versions)



Simple text and high-interest pictures will engage your students with special learning needs. The follow-up activities on erosion and deposition are perfect for students with disabilities as they contain strong visual structure and support. There are suggestions for quick and easy ways to differentiate the material even further as well as options for use in the classroom.