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Constellation Creation Practice

Constellation Creation Practice
Product Description
Constellation Practice

Objective: The student will demonstrate their understanding of constellations by creating and describing their own constellation using stickers and crayons.

Materials:
Class set of black construction paper
Class set of white crayons or map pencils
7 star stickers per student

• Teacher models how to make a constellation by: Gathering whole class on carpet (or demonstrating at the front of class); Randomly placing the star stickers on their paper; Model how to create imaginative shapes in that constellation (mine, for example, reminded me of a watermelon slice); Draw the picture you see with crayon/map pencil; Title the constellation (including your name); On the back of the page, write 3-4 sentences about your constellation describing the history of the constellation and why a (insert your own constellation here; i.e. watermelon slice) is in the sky.

Each student receives one black paper, one white crayon/map pencil, and 7 star stickers; Let students work for 25 minutes to complete lesson

When all students are complete, bind them together to create a classroom constellation book!
Total Pages
1 page
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
30 minutes
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