Give students the opportunity to explore a planet! This brochure project allows students to create a brochure as if they are traveling to a planet in the solar system! Students are required to fill out 6 topics of their brochure: cover, free choice, interesting facts, what to pack, distance and or
This is a fun way to assign a report on a planet! Have each student create a brochure that tells about each planet!
Letter to Parents
Outline for researching information
Grading Rubric for final product and oral presentation
When my students are learning about the planets, I coordinated their learning with my ELA class. Students were asked to create a fake vacation destination on their planet of choice and present a commercial and brochure to the class inviting them to attend their planet. This file includes PowerPoint
Students create a fictional attraction (museum, amusement park, mall, etc.) on one of the planets of the solar system (no, Pluto doesn't count, and, no, they can't choose Earth). They must use their creativity and argumentative (previously called persuasive) skills to integrate the required facts a
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This set of Planet Brochures is ideal for independent or group student research. Designed as a 2-sided brochure, the end product will be focused, organized, attractive and each will be unique! Students take the role of a newspaper reporter to research and present their information. All brochures inc
Get your students writing in science! This Space related brochure research project will get your students gathering information, reading informational text, and completing many steps before their final draft. These final brochures come out so great! I just love displaying them in the hallway!
Are your students learning about the planets? Want to put the learning on them? Split your class into small groups and have them complete a planet research project!
I provided my students with the resources to complete a planet research project and allowed them one of three options to present their
This is very fun, research project that allows students the opportunity to be creative by using research skills and science knowledge. This project includes the student directions, project rubric, note-taking template, and presentation rubric. Students are given a planet to research and create a t
Overview: Students will research a space object (moon, sun, star, planet, etc...) and create a tri-folded brochure with their categorized information and colored illustrations.
Research will focus on:
- Surface of space object
- Movement of space object
- Size of space object
- Importance of space
Can your students sell a planet?! Sure they can, and they will once you assign this purposeful, creative project. Small groups of students will research one of the planets in our solar system. The group's mission is to SELL SELL SELL their planet to the class through an oral presentation and crea
Students will select a planet in our solar system (besides Earth) to research and create a travel brochure about. Student handout, grading rubric and two examples are included. This product is for personal use only.
This is a research project for a space unit (or nonfiction unit). Students create a travel brochure (by tri-folding 8.5 x 14 paper), to convince readers to come visit their planet! The students have great fun getting creative and researching about their planet.
Learning about the planets is totally "out-of-this-world" awesome! What makes it even better?--a project that lets your students immerse themselves in a real world application of learning about their planet and then sharing that knowledge with others.
This activity lets the students be creative, h
Students will create a travel brochure about one of the following biomes: Polar Ice, Tropical Rain Forest, Temperate Forest, Taiga, Tropical, Savanna, Temperate Grassland, Chaparral, Desert, Tundra, or Mountains. A detailed rubric is included to outline the specific expectations of the project as
Want to have your students research and make a planetary brochure? If so, this Smartboard will be a great guide to help your students do that. This product includes a guide explaining the expectations of the project, a rubric, and a link to a good website for students to use. Check out the preview a
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This fun research packet gives students a place to take notes on a planet. Here is what you get in this packet:
- a fun research page with guiding questions
- writing paper for a report
- a planet scrapbook page
- a travel brochure for visitors to your planet
- cool websi
This brochure activity can serve as a great mini-research activity for kids to do as part of a unit on astronomy, or as an enrichment activity. Students are asked to research a planet in our solar system, and illustrate and fill in various pieces of information on the brochure. This project can easi
Looking for a way to get your students to organize the information that they are learning about the planets? This little packet is for you. You can bind all 8 sheets to create a planet guide book or just have your students use these handy fact sheets to organize their notes. The packet includes a t
Students will have the fun opportunity to create their very own world. This project can work great in geography, history and humanities classes. It can even work well as its own Enrichment or Elective course. Students will enjoy this project since they have a lot of room for creativity.
This is a fun and exciting way to get your students writing! They will love having to do their own research to learn about their planet! There is a graphic organizer that will guide them through the research process. There is a sheet with approved websites for research and a space themed final draft
This is a packet designed for a middle school technology classroom. Most lessons can be modified if you do not have the programs or software. Lessons are below:
Syllabus for Technology
The Bill of Right: PowerPoint Project
Create a Math trivia Game: Power Point Hyperlink Project
Go Animate News
An excellent way to end your unit on the solar system. This is a criteria sheet for students to write a travel brochure working with a partner on a trip to a planet in the solar system. It encompasses all material that would have been covered according to the Canadian Science learning outcomes. C
Use this project to have your students demonstrate their understanding of a planet in the Solar System by creating their own brochure and persuade people to visit the planet.
In the brochure, students will include a description of the planet, tell what visitors, describe visitors will need to brin
I used this at first for students to make a brochure about a planet they researched. It has so many uses.
It is in an editable word document so to differentiate you can add specific topics or headings that students can write about in each area.
Copy front to back. I used the rectangle with the rou
You can use this packet as individual assignments or as a project that is used to cover the Solar System. I personally used this as a project for my sixth grade Earth Science students, but it may be adapted for different grade levels.
Folder Cover Design
Mission 1: Explore the Pla
Have students use this prompt to generate a brochure to advertise a tourist attraction for a planet or other celestial body. Some ideas are given and they will need to do some research or reading to learn about the atmosphere, weather patterns or climate of their chosen planet.
I have seen lots of
Looking for brochure template to enrich your study of the solar system? Look no further! This packet includes a brochure template (designed to print well front and back) as well as an instruction page for completing the assignment.
The template includes areas for illustrations, fascinating facts, a
Have fun when learning about space/planets and incorporate this activity called "Create a Space Travel Brochure and Travel Guide Activity." Students get to imagine they are a travel agent while they are creating their own travel brochure about their planet of choice! They also have to research: orde
This product is a project on creating a brochure on the solar system. It includes a directions page, a two-page template, and rubric which is part of my Astronomy Unit 2: Solar System.
Students will demonstrate their knowledge on the following topics in a fun, creative way!
• Geocentric System
This is a project that I created to go along with our space unit in a fifth grade classroom. It can be adapted for other grade levels as well. In this project students are to investigate the planets in our solar system. Students are divided into partners to complete research on a particular plane
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* Planet Info Sheets
* Ordering the Planets
* Planet Information Sheet
* Compare & Contrasting Worksheet
* Earth vs. Mars Fact Sort
* Orbit Activity Guide and Worksheet
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This an easy and fun project to complete with an astronomy unit. Students really enjoy this activity! The task is to construct a brochure advertising a planet of their choice for a vacation getaway. Since most planets can't support life, they have to be creative and decide ways to make it a fun va
This travel brochure activity can be complete with many variations in any subject area. Basic directions and guidelines for students are included. I have used this as a culminating activity after students complete a book or even with the planets in the solar system. The file also includes a rubric t
SYSTEM TRAVEL BROCHURE
A fun activity that assists students in reviewing the planets, moon, asteroids, comets, meteoroids, the International Space Station and space travel. Two page hand-out.
Fun activity to review what you have taught!
Activity sheet includes all the detailed instruc
This is a great and effective way to explore the planets in our solar system. Students research a given planet and fill in the scientific information. Next, their imaginations can run wild. In the process they are creating a brochure that is meant to attract future visitors to their planet. They
Give your students the opportunity to choose how to communicate their knowledge about any planet, dwarf planet, or moon in our solar system through this differentiated project. Students will choose between a Travel Brochure or a Children's Book for their project. This project is fully editable and i
Have your student create a travel brochure in Microsoft Publisher for the planet of their choice. Included in this zip file is the instructions, A blank brochure file, an example brochure, and a student check list. This project takes about a week and is a great way to incorporate technology into
Planets Research Booklet- This resource allows students to conduct research on each planet. There are two booklets: inner planets and outer planets. I included a colored cover and a black & white cover version of each booklet.
This file includes:
Inner planets booklet
Outer planets booklet
This research project allows students to create their own brochure with information about one of the planets in the solar system. Students will research the planet, given specific guidelines, and then design their own creative brochure. Rubric for assessment is included and can be modified to allow
This is part of a 5 unit project, but can be used individually. This includes the introductory slides as well as the slides for "Planet Earth unit" (geology). Tasks students will be doing include making brochures to explain rocks and minerals, describing fossils, explaining different features and sa
This packet contains activities about the planets.
1. Moon Order- ordering the moons from least to greatest
Moon Word Form- write the word form for each planet's moons
2. Space Vocabulary- crossword puzzle and word search
3. Matching Planets to descriptions.
Planet Order- order planets from clo
Planet Travel guides are excellent, multi-day, integrated projects where students research and make travel brochures for the planet of their choice. The project also offers flexibility in the approach used to make the travel guides and can be completed by hand or on the computer using templates on w
This travel brochure template is great for a culminating project on the Solar System or just a fun research project on the planets. This brochure is a sample using Earth as the planet, but your students can simply follow the layout to research and create their own planet travel brochures!
I had st
This bundle includes research matrices for each of the eight planets, the sun, and the moon. It also includes a list of resources, a brochure template (one for planets, one for sun, and one for moon), a postcard template, and research publishing paper (in color and black/white). This pack also inclu
Touring the Solar System Is Fun!
It’s the future and earthlings can now travel safely at the speed of light to anywhere in our solar system! This activity worksheet directs students to research facts about objects in our solar system and create a travel agency brochure to advertise traveling to th
Super fast and easy to use project for your science class. Just download, print, and hand out to your students.
Your students are given the job of Director of Tourism for a planet or moon of their choice. Their task is to create an attractive brochure to entice the people of Earth to visit their ho