Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Unit Bundle

Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Unit Bundle
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    Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Editable INB Input Notes
    Bundle Description

    Save 35% by purchasing ALL my NGSS aligned Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles teaching materials!

    This is a GROWING bundle. PLEASE READ:

    • The price of this bundle will increase as additional materials are added.

    • This product includes FREE downloads of ALL future Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles products.

    Important Notes:

    • Download a FREE Unit Bundle to learn more about all my products.

    • Save 45% with the Earth Science Complete Curriculum

    • Save 50% with the Integrated Science Complete Curriculum

    This bundle includes:

    • Editable PowerPoint Presentation, Scaffolded Notes and Exam

    • Interactive Notebook Lessons (Input Notes, INB Activities, Quizzes & Reflection Exercises)

    • Task Cards and Bell Ringers Tiered to Bloom's Taxonomy

    • SNAPs Lab Stations Activities

    • Differentiated Unit Pacing and Planning Guide

    • Warmups, Homework, Vocabulary Builders & Review Materials (coming soon)

    Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles PowerPoint, Notes & Exam

    All items in this product are 100% EDITABLE and DIFFERENTIATED. The product includes a PowerPoint Presentation (56 differentiated slides), scaffolded notes (differentiated and modified/completed notes included) and a summative examination (differentiated and answer key included). The PowerPoint is differentiated for upper elementary and middle school students. A color-shape code is found on the upper left corner of every slide to help you differentiate concepts for your students' needs and abilities.

    Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles INB Unit

    This differentiated interactive notebook unit is composed of interactive notebook chapters. Each chapter includes an overview with photos of the completed INB activity, one page of input notes (differentiated when necessary), at least one INB activity (key included), a 4-5 question mini assessment (key included) and a 2-part reflection exercise. Editable versions of INB notes included. This INB unit includes 15 INB lessons and 26+ INB activities:

    Chapter 1: Gravity

    Chapter 2: Rotation vs. Revolution

    Chapter 3: Time Units

    Chapter 4: Celestial Cycles

    Chapter 5: Sun’s Movement & Shadows

    Chapter 6: Stars Movement at Night

    Chapter 7: Seasons

    Chapter 8: Seasonal Constellations

    Chapter 9: Earth’s Revolution & Seasons

    Chapter 10: Earth’s Tilt

    Chapter 11: Sun’s Altitude & the Seasons

    Chapter 12: Lunar Phases

    Chapter 13: Eclipses

    Chapter 14: Tidal Cycle

    Chapter 15: Spring vs. Neap Tide

    Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Bell Ringers

    These differentiated and tiered 3-part activities are designed to "warmup" students at the beginning of a lesson. Activities are aligned with the interactive notebook chapters for each respective unit. Full and half page printing options and key included. This resource includes 15 bell ringer activities.

    Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Task Cards

    56 differentiated and tiered task card questions to help assess your students on important concepts covered in this unit. Answer sheets (differentiated) and key included.

    Earth, Moon and Celestial Cycles Lab Stations Activities

    SNAPs Lab Stations are differentiated laboratory activities that require students to use science, math, literacy, problem-solving and engineering skills. These labs are designed to enhance students' understanding of scientific concepts and help students apply scientific ideas to the real world. This bundle includes 9 SNAPs lab activities:

    Earth's Gravity Lab Stations Activity (5-PS2-1)

    The Sun, Earth and Moon System Lab Station Activity

    Season & Weather Lab Stations Activity (3-ESS2-1)

    Shadows & Day Length Patterns Lab Stations Activity (5-ESS1-2)

    Constellations Lab Stations Activity (5-ESS1-2)

    Seasons & Earth's Tilt Lab Stations Activity (MS-ESS1-1)

    Lunar Phases Lab Stations Activity (MS-ESS1-1)

    Solar and Lunar Eclipses Lab Stations Activity (MS-ESS1-1)

    • Tidal Cycle Lab Stations Activity

    Important Note: The Tidal Cycle has NOT been completed yet. If you purchase this bundle now, you can access and download this lab once completed and added to this bundle.

    Next Generation Science Standards

    This unit bundle satisfies NGSS 5-PS2-1, 3-ESS2-1, 5-ESS1-2 and MS-ESS1-1.


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