Earth and Space Portfolio

Earth and Space Portfolio
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3 MB|15 pages
Product Description
This product covers eleven topics about space. The purpose of this product is to serve as a guide to help students complete a space portfolio. The packet includes the following pages:

Section 1: Misconceptions - Things I Know About Space
Section 2: Relationships Between the Sun-Earth-Moon
Section 3: Zooming Out - Scale Drawings and Models
Section 4: Shadows - Shadow drawings and sketches
Section 5: Seasons - Tilt of the Earth
Section 6: Phases of the Moon
Section 7: Me and My Shadow - Eclipses (Solar and Lunar)
Section 8: Moon Tides
Section 9: The Sun
Section 10: Gravity
Section 11: Space Exploration

At the end of the portfolio packet, students choose to complete one of the following projects:

Choice #1 – Bill Nye the Science Guy
Choice #2 – Planet Commercial – Sales Pitch
Choice #3 – Myth Buster Video

As students work through the packet, it is helpful to have supplemental websites and resources they can access to find material for their pages. The product also includes a two page rubric and a checklist for you as well.
Total Pages
15 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 month
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