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These digital science activities cover planets and our solar system. These resources are 100% online and can be used on Google Classroom and Google Drive. This Google Slides resource also includes an answer key.
This product includes:
♥ Short answer: Solar system KWL
♥ Drag-&-drop: identify the components of our solar system
Inner & outer planets
♥ Drag-&-drop: read the description an identify if it is a characteristic of. an inner or outer planet
♥ Drag-&-drop: identify if the planet is a gas planet or a terrestrial planet
♥ Drag-&-drop: sort the planets as either inner or outer planets
♥ Drag-&-drop: order the planets from closest to the sun to farthest
♥ Short answer: identify each planet on the real-life model
♥ Drag-&-drop: order planets according to their size
♥ Drag-&-drop: figure out which planet each description refers to
♥ Independent research: Mercury focus
♥ Independent research: Venus focus
♥ Independent research: Earth focus
♥ Independent research: Mars focus
♥ Independent research: Jupiter focus
♥ Independent research: Saturn focus
♥ Independent research: Neptune focus
♥ Independent research: Uranus focus
♥ Drag-&-drop: all about dwarf planets
This products covers Virginia VA SOLs:
VA SOL 4.7: The student will investigate and understand the organization of the solar system. Key concepts include
4.7a) the planets in the solar system;
4.7b) the order of the planets in the solar system; and
4.7c) the relative sizes of the planets.
How do I use this product?
You will be given the link to the Google Drive product. You can either email it to your students, or post on your Google Classroom! Check out my blog post to see how to upload it if you're unsure.
This resource works great with laptops, iPads, and Chromebooks. These paperless resources can independently, with partners, in small groups, and even whole groups! Don't worry, you do not need technology for every student in order to use this product!
Interested in more Google Drive science products from Glitter in Third?
Earth and space system
Force, motion, and energy
Living systems and processes
Scientific and engineering practices
Please email me with any questions at Glitterinthird@gmail.com if you need more information!