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.
Next Week: Plan for field trip to Faulkes Telescope next Thursday April 6th.
Caluculate: Weight in Space....
Warm UP: Name as many constellations as possible....
Go Over Quiz: Fill out an error analysis/Upon completion begin "Concentration Constellation"
Class Activity: Concentration Constellations- Get a stack of constellation cards - Make matches with Summer, Autumn, Winter & Spring as well as Circumpolar. Place all cards in the correct location. Please make a list of all constellations in each group.
Draw picture and answer question for your constellation.
HW Questions: List all constellations from cards in Winter, Spring, Summer & Autumn.
Warm UP - What are the 5 different types of constellations?
Review Constellation Cards...
Review different types of materials you can use for your constellation model.
Class Activity: Work on questions 1 through 8.
Homework: What constellation have you selected for your project? What time of year can it be found?
How Do Scientist Work together to Solve Problems????