Reading passage on planets and the solar system. Questions, word search, and crossword puzzle.
This reading passage is very informationally heavy, with 10 paragraphs about.
What the sun is, what it's made of and how it makes energy
The suns gravitational pull
The eight planets
Terrestrial and the gas giant planets
The asteroid belt
Meteors (how fast they travel and how they burn up in the atmosphere)
Included are 14 short response questions (teacher answer key included)
Additionally included are
A word search with 15 key words (teacher answer key included)
A crossword puzzle with 15 key words (teacher answer key included)
Worked great as an end of year review homework for my 6th grade students.