The following is a SPACE UNIT which includes FULL DETAILED LESSON plans (there are 10 of them provided in this unit package). WITH THIS DOWNLOAD, you will receive full lessons covering the following space topics:
- Solar System Components
- Earth's Rotation, Revolution, and Seasons
- Features of the Moon
- Moon Phases
- Sun, Earth and Moon’s Motion and Position
- Stars and Constellations
- Planets and Gravity
- Importance of Space Exploration
- Space Technology and Human Impact
...and an Independent Planet Assignment (ASSESSMENT)
Within these lessons you will find many fun activities or games (i.e. jeopardy game questions), printable photos, graphic organizers, worksheets, mini-assessments, demonstrations, and collaborative and individual work that can used for Diagnostic, Formative and Summative assessment purposes.
The Independent Planet Assignment INCLUDES an Assessment Rubric that teachers can use to mark student work. It ALSO INCLUDES a completed sample assignment that can be used to show students what this should look like and what the expectation is.
The following file is a Word Document and can be edited and modified if you so wish.