Where Do Mountains Come From? | Geology for Kids



Do you like to go hiking like Jessi and Squeaks do? Have you ever wondered how those mountains you’re hiking on got there? Check out this episode to learn how mountains form, and how mountains can keep growing!

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SOURCES:
http://nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/fold-mountain/
http://naturalhistory.si.edu/earth/text/4_1_4_0.html
http://naturalhistory.si.edu/earth/text/4_1_1_1.html
https://www.teachengineering.org/lessons/view/cub_rock_lesson04

Images:
Mount Everest: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:EverestfromKalarPatarcrop.JPG
Ten Peaks: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Moraine_Lake_17092005.jpg
Zugspitze: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:ZugspitzeJubilaeumsgratHoellental.JPG
Mission Mountains: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Missions.jpg
Mission Mountains: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mission_Mountains_National_Bison_Range_Montana.jpg
Andes: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cordillera_de_los_Andes.jpg
Appalachian Mountains: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MonNatForest.jpg

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