This is a web quest designed for a year 5 unit on the solar system. This can be set up as a self guided learning experience with little teacher input needed.
Australian Curriculum Year 5 Science:
The Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star (the sun).
- Identifying the planets of the solar system and comparing how long they take to orbit the sun
- Modelling the relative size of and distance between Earth, other planets in the solar system and the sun
- Recognising the role of the sun as a provider of energy for the Earth