Examines the eight planets of our solar system and their orbits and rotation.
Provides a general overview of the solar system.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Planets of the Solar System.
To use a memory aid to help students remember ordered events or sequences using Mnemonics.
To stress understanding of a concept by summarizing the main idea and applying that understanding to create visual aids and generate questions and comments using a Concept Matrix.
Using the Canadian high school students' Lego Man experiment as a case study, students explore weather balloons,observe the grand size of the layers of the atmosphere and space, and are challenged to construct their own scale model depicting the distances between these landmarks.
Students will determine the optimal conditions for a colorful sunset and the effect smog or other atmospheric changes can have on the color produced.
Students explore the evolving understanding of science through the dwarf planet Pluto.
Discover the meaning of this unusual word and what happens when the planets align.
Illustrated mind map for Planets of the Solar System.
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A scale model of the solar system showing the size of and distance between planets.
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