The scaffolded notes allow students to organize their thoughts in one place that is can easily be three-hole punched and put into a binder for referral when needed. It's also a graphic organizer where students can draw and color pictures to help clarify their understanding.
This helps satisfy Texas 6th grade Science TEKS - 6.11 (A)
describe the physical properties, locations, and movements of the Sun, planets, moons, meteors, asteroids, and comets.
This graphic organizer is nicely complimented by Crash Course Kids Episode 5.1 "Here Comes the Sun" for the Sun, Episode 43.1 "The Rocky Planets" for Terrestrial Planets, Episode 43.2 "The Gas Giants" for Gas Giants, and "Why does the Earth only have one moon?" by Discovery News for Natural Satellites.