Will you and your students be watching the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017? If so, this set will be perfect to add to your studies as it introduces young students to the solar eclipse in a fun and meaningful way.
Here's what is included:
• 6 page interactive booklet (includes boy & girl c
Sun, Moon, Stars, Space Book is a craftivity that focuses on nonfiction facts about the earth, moon, stars, sun, and astronauts. I complete this activity every year with my kiddos during my space unit. It is about a week and a half worth of lessons focused on the above topics.This packet includes:
Use Interactive Notebooks in your math class? These EASY PREP foldables provide key concepts and information to your use in a clean presentation.
How can Foldables be used?
➥ Interactive Notebooks
➥ Creating lapbooks
➥ Whole group instruction – let foldables drive your instruction and modeling
Our school is celebrating the Solar Eclipse Together in Nebraska. We are doing several activities including putting together this lapbook that not only teaches about solar eclipses but will also be a keepsake the kids can take home and save.
The PowerPoint goes through and explains an eclipse in s
This scavenger hunt introduces students to information and fun facts
about the Solar System.
20 scavenger hunt cards; solar system, planet, dwarf planet, sun, moons, asteroid, meteor, comet, Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, inner planets, and outer planets
This unit is full of great activities and lessons to supplement your classroom study of space! This unit includes detailed descriptions of lessons that cover the unit's introduction, sun, stars, solar system, day & night, seasons, shadows, and the moon. It engages students in learning through a
Moon Phases 7Night Tracker comes with 2 different tracker sheets.
Are you learning about moon phases?
Its hard to show students what the moon looks like during class, so with this worksheet students can go home and track the moon.
Students will shade the circles, identify the phases, time and dat
Love the idea of foldables, but sometimes don’t have the time for the maintenance part of them? Print and Go Science Printables are what your classroom needs! Designed to be functional and student friendly, Print and Go Science Printables present key science skills to students with visual presentati
This 118 page space unit is out of this world! Your students will love learning about planets, outer space, and making themselves into astronauts!
Check out the preview for a freebie page from the unit.
•Info sheets about space : Use for info or as a class book about space.
•Fill-in paper ab
Planets: This planets PowerPoint is meant to introduce students to the planets of our solar system. Students complete a graphic organizer which follows the lesson and includes the following information for each planet:
Planets Power Point Contents:
♦ How Large is each planet
Eclipses: Lunar and Solar
This lesson incorporates easy to understand explanations with interactive/ animations, and questions which keep students engaged while learning about what is and what causes solar and lunar eclipses.
This lesson contains 29 slides and should run a full class period or two
Solar System and Space Vocabulary PowerPoint. All about the solar system and vocabulary words needed for understanding the solar system. Vocabulary includes: astronomer, telescope, observations, constellation, solar system, orbit, revolution, spin, rotation, moon phase, full moon, new moon, waxing c
Sun Powerpoint: This product is full of facts! It discusses the Sun being the center of the solar system, the importance to the Earth, sunspots, solar flares and the Sun's temperature. Students are also prompted to create a scientific drawing at the end of the powerpoint. I have also brought in pa
This activity helps children build an understanding of what causes day and night on Earth. Students read the information, answer the questions, and highlight where each answer (or clue, in the case of an inference) is located in the passage. Also included are notes on what causes day and night, an
This packet was written to meet the 1st Grade Next Generation Science Standards BUT it is perfect for the exploration of patterns and cycles in space for everyone.
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Also available in a bundle
In the packet:
Moon Phases: This moon phases PowerPoint incorporates easy to understand explanations with interactive/ animations, and questions which keep students engaged while learning about what causes the moon's phases.
Moon Phases Power Point Contents (46 slides):
♦ The Phases of the Moon (Titl
Math Adventures Through the Solar System
by Tiny Space Adventures
8 FUN math activities included to help your students practice their math skills and learn a little bit about their place in their solar system!
Solar System Long Jump
Students figure out their average long jump on Earth, and then ba
** please note - this packet is not an entire unit on the moon - it is designed to supplement any unit you are already teaching -- book suggestions are provided but this does not include reading passages. Thanks for looking :)
This packet is a great supplement to any moon-themed unit of study in yo
This moon powerpoint shares facts about the moon. It discusses the definition of the moon, features of the moon's surface, the moon's effects on the earth, what our view is of the moon, how we get the phases of the moon, what a quarter moon is, what a full moon is, what a new moo
This lab is an incredibly fun and easy way to teach students about gravity and to record measurements in weight and length/distance. Literally all you need? A little bit of tape and a meter stick... that's it! Students will absolutely understand more about gravity and mass after completing this in
Good Friends: The Sun and the Moon
by Tiny Space Adventures
Learn about the Sun and Moon and differences/similarities between day and night.
Can be used as a read-aloud or can have students make their own. Focuses on the concept that the Sun is out only during the day, but the
Let's learn All About the Stars!:
This unit covers all of the following topics:
-Stars are big balls of gases that give off light and heat
-There are billions of stars in the sky
-Stars are ALWAYS in the sky
-Stars can be different in color and size
-Stars have variations in brightness
Planet Powerpoint: This power point shares facts about all eight planets. This is great for completing my planet foldables or taking notes in class. You can also use this as a discussion starter about the differences between the planets.
Save a BUNDLE on a bundle! This powerpoint is part of my
Connect your students to astronomy by having them create their own constellations, or younger students can re create one!
Paper towel tube
Constellation patterns (included)
Comets, Meteors, Meteoroids, Meteorites and Asteroids PowerPoint: This lesson incorporates easy to understand explanations with interactive/ animations, videos, and questions which keep students engaged while learning about the differences between Meteoroids, Meteors, Meteorites, Comets, & Aste
Are you looking for a nice and simple foldable to use along with your lesson on moon phases?
This product gives you just that, in three different formats! All three formats include pictures and names of the moon phases. No other information is given, leaving plenty of room for you to add your own
This zip file contains four different activities that you can use alone to teach about the moon, or you can use the activities to supplement what you already do. These activities also correlate with Journeys Lesson 16: Let's Go to the Moon
The first zip file contains 5 reading passages that focus
3, 2, 1… Blast off into this space FREEBIE that your students are sure to enjoy!! This Space Mini-Unit freebie will get your classroom ready to study space while integrating math and ELA activities.
This 7 page FREEBIE includes:
1 KWL Anchor Chart
1 Space Writing Prompt
1 Color by Addition
This is a bundle of four of my current Space Unit Powerpoints. Click on the links to the included powerpoints to see the content in this awesome bundle:
Sun Facts PowerpointPlanet Facts PowerpointSeasons PowerpointMoon Facts Powerpoint
These can also be purchased separately.
These are seasons task cards I created for my 6th grade science class. This day I set my smart board timer for 1 minute. The students numbered 1-16 and answered 1 card with their partner per minute. Each time the timer went off, they passed the card to the next pair. This could also be done individu
For just 2 minutes a day, you teach your class one fact about space. 180 days later, your class will have built a deep understanding of outer space, far deeper than could be taught in one short unit.
This product contains 180 facts about outer space, ranging from facts about planets, asteroids, com
Planets: This Dwarf Planets PowerPoint is meant to introduce students to the dwarf planets of our solar system. This lesson also explains why Pluto was declassified from being a planet to being a dwarf planet.
There are 5 dwarf planets and this PPT lesson has 54 slides which includes the following
all the information you need to teach about the Atmosphere.
- Posters with all the information about the layers
- Atmosphere sorting game
- Questions to reinforce what they learned about the atmosphere.
This PowerPoint is meant to introduce students to the planet Mercury. Students complete a graphic organizer which follows the lesson and includes the following information:
♦ How Large is Mercury
♦ How Far away from the Sun is Mercury
♦ What is the surface is li
On January 31, 2018, three events involving our moon will be taking place. Those events are a supermoon, a blue moon, and a total lunar eclipse.
This slide show (in two formats: PDF and PowerPoint) is an overview of all the events that will happen. It answers the following questions:
This is an interactive notebook for science about the phases of the moon. All pieces in this are differentiated to meet the various needs of the students in your class.
For the front of the flipbook there are 4 options:
1. The flaps have both the name of the moon phase and its image.
2. The flap
This PowerPoint is an introduction to constellations. In addition to explaining what a constellation is, the presentation includes some of the most common constellations in the Northern Hemisphere.
Each constellation includes the mythology behind it.
The constellations are:
Ursa Major and Minor
Facts about the Seasons Powerpoint:
This seasons powerpoint shares facts about the rotation and revolution of the earth, the axis of the earth, why we have seasons, the position of the earth during each season and what each season is like.
This powerpoint includes diagrams and clipart to enhance
Ever wanted a visual display for your students about the history of flight? These 16 cards -- 4 per page -- trace our exploration of the skies from the earliest kites in China to the modern space program. Perfect for collating into a small book or for placing in order as a display.
A resource for teaching the difference between mass and weight in space and the effects of gravity. The first activity is a body kinesthetic activity where students translate Earth jumping distances into how far they could jump on the moon! This packet also describes an integrated math activity and
This complete space unit is challenging and engaging, rich in facts, and full of fun activities to help K-2 students explore our solar system.
In this bundle, you will find:
10 morning work (or homework) pages:
*Addition and subtraction practice
*Sight word coloring
This activity asks students to predict how much bigger the Sun's diameter is in comparison to the Earth and the Moon. This can be used along with my Sun, Earth, & Moon Smartboard lesson that is also available on this website.
This is a very comprehensive resource to be used as part of a 1st or 2nd grade unit on Space and the Solar System. This is a tic-tac-toe menu covering nine possible learning centres/activities/class investigations about space concepts. Teachers can have students select the activities to complete b
I created this PowerPoint for my third grade class but it can be used with any grade! It includes 12 slides with videos that cover content related to:
-The Solar System, Galaxy, and Universe
-The 8 planets
-How the planets got their names
-Astronomy related vocabulary**
-The moon and the first moon
This Bundle of Solar System PowerPoints includes two presentations.
* The Phases of the Moon and other facts
Each Presentation takes about 20 to 30 minutes to present. These are meant only as presentations, not complete lessons. They should be used a supplement and are best used as an
This is a collection of the Grade 6 Science units written to meet the outcomes of the Manitoba, Saskatchewan and British Columbia Grade 6 Science curriculums. It also contains the list of I Can statements as well as the I Can Statement posters.
You can view each of the units individually:
This package includes 8 science related reading passages as well as quick comprehension checks for each. The students will be asked to highlights answers within the package to ensure comprehension fluency. The topics included in this package are as follows:
1. Layers of the Atmosphere
In this activity, students will use their proofreading skills to edit 5 informational paragraphs about the moon, including the moon's phases.
These paragraphs are leveled for use in a fourth grade classroom, but could easily be used in higher or lower grades as well. They help students develop the
Ready for the total solar eclipse coming up August 21st?
I made this interactive packet for my son.
Just wanted to share it with you.
It contains about 150 sight words from the Fry Sight Word List.
I created this theme packet for Kindergarteners who can read
and for 1st and 2nd graders. This may als