Thrill young astronomers with a journey through our Solar System. Find out all about the Inner and Outer Planets, the Moon, Stars, Constellations, Asteroids, Meteors and Comets. Using simplified language and vocabulary, concepts such as planetary orbits, the asteroid belt, the lunar cycle and phases of the moon, and shooting stars are all explored. Chocked full of reading passages, comprehension questions, and hands-on activities, our resource is written for remedial students in grades five to eight. Science concepts are presented in a way that makes them accessible to students and easier to understand. Use our resource effectively for whole-class, small group and independent work. Color mini posters, Rubric, Crossword, Word Search, Test Prep, Comprehension Quiz and Answer Key are all included. All of our content is aligned to your State Standards and are written to Bloom's Taxonomy and STEM initiatives.SOLAR SYSTEM MODEL Create a model of the solar system that shows all of the planets in relation to the Sun, according to their size ... Make planets using plasticine and hang them with thread from the top of the box. ... Paint Styrofoam balls to represent the planets, and then hang them through cut-out circles in the base.
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