To increase reading comprehension, activate prior knowledge, develop collaboration and communication with peers, and determine how key vocabulary words relate to one another using Text Scan.
To show how details are organized into categories that in turn are related to main ideas using a Spider Map.
Connect your daily life experiences with specific points in a reading using a Double Entry Diary.
Pareidolia is the phenomenon of seeing patterns where there aren't any. One good example is the image of Mickey Mouse on Mercury.
Reviews the unusual features of the planet Mercury: how it could be hot enough to melt lead yet have ice, how it might have a tail like a comet, and more.
This study guide summarizes the key points of Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune. You can download and customize it to suit your needs and study habits.
This is an interesting interactive that introduces you to some of the characteristics of Mercury's surface.
Access images and movies of Mercury taken by the probe Messenger sent to study the planet.
An interesting interactive that introduces you to some of the characteristics of Mercury's surface.