New York State Archives, NYSA_A3045-78_10399
A diagram of Niagara Falls showing rock layers and illustrating the process of erosion, 1917.
What two countries does Niagara Falls border?
How many falls make up Niagara Falls?
Does this photograph display multiple falls, or just one?
How old is Niagara Falls?
What does this diagram tell you about erosion at the falls?
Which layers of rock in the diagram do you think are the hardest?
Niagara Falls was the subject of what international treaty? How does this treaty affect erosion at Niagara Falls?
Science: What is the rate of erosion at Niagara Falls today? How and why has the rate of erosion at Niagara Falls changed in the past 100 years?
English Language Arts: Create a travel brochure for people visiting Niagara Falls. Include five interesting facts about the falls.
Bauer, Marion Dane. Niagara Falls. New York: Aladdin, 2006. ISBN: 0689869452.
Berton, Pierre. Niagara: A History of the Falls. New York: Kodansha International, 1997. ISBN: 1568361548
Charles, Veronika Martenova. The Maiden of the Mist: A Legend of Niagara Falls. Toronto: Stoddart Kids, 2001. ISBN: 0773762078, 0773732977
Whitcraft, Melissa. The Niagara River. New York: Franklin Watts, 2001. ISBN: 0531119033
Vander Wilt, Dirk. Niagara Falls: A Guide for Tourists. New York: Parkscape Press, 2005. ISBN: 0976706415