The Planets and the Sun – A Third Grade level SmartBoard introduction is a comprehensive SmartBoard Notebook presentation of the third grade science text about the Planets, characteristics of the Planets, and the basic principles of the solar system.
The presentation includes information about the solar system, planets, the Sun, stars, basic planet characteristics, and telescopes . Vocabulary is included. It also includes 2 SmartBoard activities (one is also adjusted to a PDF file). The white-backed SmartBoard slides are also included in case adjustments need to be made to best suit your class. The first activity is placing planets in their correct location in relation to the Sun (also the printable version). The second activity has students identifying the planets by description and appearance. (not in printable version). This is an interesting and quick SmartBoard lesson