Space Unit: Solar System and Astronomy

Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
Space Unit:  Solar System and Astronomy
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This thematic unit is choc-full of activities designed to promote conceptual understanding of science concepts related to our solar systerm. Aligned to 5th grade NGSS and suitable for grades 3-6

Activities Include:

*relative distances of planets activity using toilet paper squares

*gravity activities to resolve common misconceptions

*investigation of mass and weight on different planets

*creation of a sun dial to help students understand shadows and the movement of the Earth in relation to the sun

*Layers of the Atmosphere activity

*Analyzing Data of Sunrise and Sunset

*Investigating Constellations

*Individual planet pages for reports or interactive notebooks

*Task Cards with or without QR codes for centers and independent review of the unit

*An end of unit assessment with answer key

Many opportunities to integrate ELA and Common Core Math Standards.

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