Landform Map

Directions: Using any materials that you wish, make a 3-D landform map (not a drawing on paper) to include the following landforms:

Land
Peninsula
Lake
Ocean
Mountains
Plains
Plains
Hills
Island
Valley
Plateau
River
Bay (optional)

Some ideas for materials: (You are not limited to these.)

PlayDough
Flour and salt dough
Recycled materials
Modeling Clay
Food or candy (things that won't spoil.)

Please label all of your landforms or make a key. Be prepared to give a short presentation on this project. Be creative! Have fun!

Grading Rubric for Landform Project

Landform accurately represented on project with correct spelling on label or key:

Name:_______________________________________________________

Points Possible
self-evaluation
teacher evaluation
Project:
land
5
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peninsula
5
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_____
lake
5
_____
_____
ocean
5
_____
_____
mountains
5
_____
_____
plains
5
_____
_____
hills
5
_____
_____
island
5
_____
_____
valley
5
_____
_____
plateau
5
_____
_____
river
5
_____
_____
bay (optional
5
_____
_____
on time
10
_____
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personal best (neat)
5
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_____
creative materials
5
_____
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oral presentation:
spoke clearly
10
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_____
eye contact
10
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knowledge of project
5
_____
_____
Total:
100 possible