Studying the Solar System No Prep Lesson w/ Power Point, Worksheet, and Activity

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This lesson goes over the original hypothesis about our solar system when the Greeks believed that the Earth was the center of the universe and the other planets revolved around us. It then goes into explain how scientists and astronomers tried to prove and eventually did prove that the sun is the center of our solar system. The worksheet that is included with the lesson follows along with the power point presentation to keep students engaged. This lesson is designed for late elementary through intermediate grades.

Key Terms Include:
- constellations
- geocentric
- heliocentric
- Ptolemy
- Nicolaus Copernicus
- Galileo Galilei
- Tycho Brahe
- ellipse
- Johannes Kepler

All files can be found within the zip file. The worksheet, activity, and answer key can all be found within the same word document. Feedback is always appreciated.

Common Core Explanations

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.1- While completing the worksheets the students will be prompted to cite text from the presentation.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.2- A summary of the lesson is included at the end of presentation. Students are asked questions about the lesson and worksheets.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.3- Students are asked to follow a procedure while completing the worksheet.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6.8.4- Diagrams are included with the presentation and the worksheet that is included will ask about symbols and items within the diagram.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.7- In order for students to complete the worksheet or activity they must be able to verbally and visually understand quantitative or technical information expressed in the presentation.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.9 – Students will be asked to compare information given in the presentation and information given on the worksheet to verify it or prove it wrong.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RST.6-8.10 – Students should be able to read and comprehend the text given to them in the power point presentation, worksheet, and activity.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.4 – Students should be able to determine the general meaning and vocabulary words in the relevant text.
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RI.5.7- Students should be able to demonstrate the ability to quickly locate answers to questions on the worksheet while the power point is being presented
Total Pages
20
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
45 Minutes

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Studying the Solar System No Prep Lesson w/ Power Point, W
Studying the Solar System No Prep Lesson w/ Power Point, W
Studying the Solar System No Prep Lesson w/ Power Point, W
Studying the Solar System No Prep Lesson w/ Power Point, W