This product provides materials that are good for introducing the Solar-System & Sun-Earth-Moon System to middle school students. It is a bundle of 3 different products that are sold separately by clicking the links at the very bottom of this description.
-3 Flip Books; 1 for inner planets, 1 for outer planets, & 1 for dwarf planets (Teachers Editions are included with PowerPoint of Teachers Edition w/ pictures of planets)
Flip Books are 5" by 5"
-3 10 question worksheets that compliment the flip books
-A 3 circle Venn Diagram comparing & contrasting inner, outer, & dwarf planets (Answer Key Included)
-2 Sets of Flash Cards (1 set has 16 terms & comes with a quiz & another set is expanded to include 28 terms)
-4 True/False worksheets that go along with 4 20 minute YouTube drama-documentaries about extreme weather on the planets in our Solar-System. CREATIVE WRITING PROMPT included with this to engage students to create a story of what they would do if they had to make an emergency landing on one of these planets.
-Worksheet calculating the speed of the planets as they revolve around the Sun
-PowerPoint over the phases of the Moon & Types of Eclipses
-Short Activity that guides students to reproduce a Solar & Lunar Eclipse
-Research Assignment that guides students to self-discover more information about Eclipses & the Sun-Earth-Moon System
-PowerPoint covering the Layers of the Sun + Additional Facts about the Sun. Guided notes go along with this PowerPoint to assist students taking notes.
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Introduction to the Solar-System
Introduction to the Sun-Earth-Moon System
Astronomy Flash Cards (Expanded Set)