Warm UP Questions: List the planet order starting with the sun. Come up with your own acronym to remember the order.
INCLASS: Introduce Solar System and interesting facts. Can you planet? Worksheet. Create Venn Diagrams for planet size. Answer 9 questions using "Can YOU PLanet" Worksheet. Add 2 questions at the bottom of the page using planetary Facts on that you can share with the class.
Homework: Create a table to compare multiple attributes of the inner planets; keep this as a working document to submit at the end of review of all inner planets.
Warm Up Questions: Which planet has the greatest number of moons? Which 2 planets have no moons?
Part 2A: Inner planetary topics: Mercury and Venus: link
InClass: Introduce Mercury & Venus; Class discussion
Activity: Review google slides Part 2A inner planets: Mercury and Venus; class discussion
Homework: List unique 4 attributes of Mercury and 4 unique attributes of Venus on your table.
Caluculate: Weight in Space....