The Planets in Our Solar System

Students gain knowledge about earth and space science by studying the nine planets in the solar system as well as their key characteristics. In this solar system activity, students identify the nine planets. Students work in groups to complete a planet and description matching game. Students make a chart of the planets and their descriptions. Students sing a planet song. Students write a letter about their favorite planet and construct a planet diagram.

3rd - 4th English Language Arts 61 Views 166 Downloads
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Project-Based Learning
2 hrs

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