Planets and the Solar System is a fun, interactive way for students to learn about science! Make learning without a textbook motivating and exciting for students!
Included in this kit you will find:
-Planets and the Solar System Activity Kit Menu (keeps students’ independent learning focused)
-Planets Pamphlet (provide books and the internet for students to create a mini-research project on planets)
-Planets and the Solar System Fiddle Strips! Game—15 terms with instructions card, playing strips, and recording sheet.
-Vocabulary Templates (create cards using Fiddle Strips Game)
-Kepler’s Laws Tab Book
-Planet Poems (directions cards for creating planet poems, students can create one or make a book of planet poems)
Prep for the kit is easy: copy a class set of the Menu, Planet Pamphlets (back to back), Vocabulary Template, Kepler’s Laws Tab Book pages, and Planet Poetry final page. Print and laminate a set of Planet and Solar System Fiddle Strips! and Planet Poetry directions pages (cinquain, concrete, and acrostic included).. Place books (from the library), copies, and Fiddle Strips! game in a bin or a bag for student access. Students can work independently or in small groups for science enrichment! One kit can last 3 days or a whole week, depending on how much time you have.
These activities are interactive and will keep students engaged throughout in your Planets and the Solar System study!