Karen Ostlund and Sheryl Mercier combine talents to create activities designed to help students learn the characteristics of the sun.The sun is the major source of energy for the earth. Why does it shine? What makes it glow? Have your students begin with a puzzle game to learn the characteristics of the sun. Then read science notes and create a flip book of facts. Rubrics for scoring, teacherÃ¢ï¿½ï¿½s guide and background material are included as well as printable student pages and concept maps.
These lessons especially target Texas TAKS for grade 5.