Comparing the Sun, the Earth, and the Moon Science and Literacy Lesson Set
- Common Core, NGSS, and STAAR (TEKS) aligned
Easy to follow!
Fun for the students!
Great way to add Next Generation Science Standards into your science lessons!
These activities are created to incorporate reading and writing into the Science curriculum. This lesson is designed to fit the typical 45-50 minute Science class time.
The informational text in this set is written to best fit the 5th and 6th grade reading levels. This lesson set is designed to be on level for 5th grade and covers standards from 5th, 7th, and 8th grade science. This is a helpful resource for ESL and low level eighth graders.
Lesson Set Includes:
Sample Lesson Plan for the week
Attention Grabber: Rotation and Revolution Model and Sun, Earth, and the Moon facts booklets
Word Wall Building Activities with printable chart
Reading with Graphic Organizer: Sun, Earth, and the Moon with and a triple Venn diagram
Writing with Key Terms: Sun, Earth, and the Moon
Lab/ Activity: Sun, Earth, and the Moon Classroom Model and Sun, Earth, and Moon Crossword Puzzle
Writing Extension Activity
Daily Science Starters: Sun, Earth, and the Moon
Formative Assessment: Sun, Earth, Moon, and Stars Model
Great to get ready for the Science STAAR test!
**updated 12/1/13 to include black and white copies of graphic organizers.
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