Compressed Zip File
Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing. How to unzip files.
45.09 MB | 100 pages
This is an entire Space Unit that I use every year. It has plenty of formative and summative assessments as well as ppts, formative writing topics, quizzes, projects, and experiments that coincide with the upcoming new standards.
This digital copy includes the following:
14 Formative Writing Topics
Gravity and Planet Quiz
Gravity and Planet Quiz Adapted Test
Gravity and Planet Quiz Answer Key
Moon Phase Quiz
Planet Project Rubric
Solar System Quiz
Spaced Out DRAPES
Inner vs Outer Planet Ppt
Spaced Out Study Guide
Spaced Out Study Guide Answer Key
Toilet Paper Balloon Solar System Experiment
Foldables for this Unit can be found here:
This Unit is based off of the following standards:
S6E1. Students will explore current scientific views of the universe and how those views evolved.
a. Relate the Nature of Science to the progression of basic historical scientific models (geocentric, heliocentric) as they describe our solar system, and the Big Bang as it describes the formation of the universe.
b. Describe the position of the solar system in the Milky Way galaxy and the universe.
c. Compare and contrast the planets in terms of Size relative to the earth Surface and atmospheric features Relative distance from the sun Ability to support life
d. Explain the motion of objects in the day/night sky in terms of relative position.
e. Explain that gravity is the force that governs the motion in the solar system.
f. Describe the characteristics of comets, asteroids, and meteors.
S6E2. Students will understand the effects of the relative positions of the earth, moon and sun.
a. Demonstrate the phases of the moon by showing the alignment of the earth, moon, and sun.