Unit Title: Landforms and Regions of Arkansas
Unit Time Frame: 1-2 weeks
Students will learn and understand the
basic components for landforms and how they
shape the various regions of Arkansas.
There are many constructive and destructive
forces on the earth and within Arkansas that
change the surface landscape over time.
The effects of the earth’s internal forces cause
mountains, plateaus, trenches, and islands.
These internal forces cause local, regional and
There are careers, scientist and historical
state landforms like the Ozark Plateau, Crater of Diamonds,
Ouachita Mountains, and the New Madrid Fault.
breakthroughs that are related to the internal
forces that change the earth.
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