Summary: Students create a table in a Word document that displays information about the solar system.
Effective Tech Lesson 3.13
This lesson is in my Level 3 Curriculum Progression.
Recommended for Second through Fourth Grade
Uses Microsoft Word, but can be adapted for other word-processing programs.
Uses the websites: http://www.dkimages.com/discover/Home/index.html, http://www.universetoday.com/guide-to-space/the-solar-system/how-far-are-the-planets-from-the-sun/
Teacher Instructions (pdf)
Student Instructions (pdf)
Students work in-step from teacher-directed instructions.
Opportunity for student choice: none
Duration: Two to three 40-minute class sessions
None: Application of skills previously learned