Our Solar System

Take a trip to outer space with a resource about the planets in our solar system. Each page presents information about the atmosphere, moons, orbit, and surface of the planets, as well as the sun. An excellent addition to your unit on planet education!

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Instructional Ideas

  • Compile the information on each page into a presentation; kids can take lecture notes
  • Laminate pages and create planet stations around your room
  • Use the pages as a model for learners to create their own research projects about the solar system
Classroom Considerations

  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros

  • Facts are easy to understand, and phrased in a way that will be interesting to any learner
  • Pictures of the solar system and each planet are informative
  • Part of an extensive space science unit, including posters, play mats, and word cards (all attached)
Cons

  • None
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