Astronomy Lesson Plans

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Kindergarten:
Space, planets, EarthStudents should be able to...recognize planet Earth; tell how many planets there are(Under 3 ratings)
2nd Grade:
"Moonshot" The Flight of Apollo 11After completing this lesson, students will be able to compare the differences and similarities between the moon and planet earth. By completing the activities, students will also be able to compare the different settings in the book, Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11, to understand the major events in the Apollo 11 mission.(Under 3 ratings)
"Moonshot" The Flight of Apollo 11After completing this lesson, students will be able to compare the differences and similarities between the moon and planet earth. By completing the activities, students will also be able to compare the different settings in the book, Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11, to understand the major events in the Apollo 11 mission.(Under 3 ratings)
3rd Grade:
Movements to Planets SongStudents demonstrate their understanding that each of the eight planets has unique characteristics by creating gestures/movements that correlate with the lyrics/rhythm of a song about the planets.(Under 3 ratings)
Moving Like the PlanetsStudents demonstrate their understanding that each of the eight planets has unique characteristics by creating movements that correlate with the lyrics of a song about the planets.(Under 3 ratings)
“The Volcano That Changed the World”Students will read closely to identify cause-and-effect relationships while learning about a little-known volcano.(Under 3 ratings)
4th Grade:
I Love EarthStudents will write simple sentences using propers capitilization and punctuation.(Under 3 ratings)
Miniature Space ShuttleThe Student should be able to do basic painting, cut cardboard paper and glue with a glue gun, with supervision.(Under 3 ratings)
The Planets, Moon, & EarthCover all aspects of GPS: S4E2 a. Explain the day/night cycle of the earth using a model. b. Explain the sequence of the phases of the moon. c. Demonstrate the revolution of the earth around the sun and the earth's tilt to explain the seasonal changes. d. Demonstrate the relative size and order from the sun of the planets in the solar system.(Under 3 ratings)
5th Grade:
Growth of PlanetsTo learn the life cycle of a flower(Under 3 ratings)
Planetary ExplorationStudents will understand the location of the planets in order Students will know the meaning of planetary names Students will understand the difference of terrestrial vs jovian(Under 3 ratings)
6th Grade:
River 1-Friday1. Students will understand the astronomical meaning of an earth year. 2. Students will discover the difference between rotation and an orbit.(Under 3 ratings)
River 1-Friday1. Students will understand the astronomical meaning of an earth year. 2. Students will discover the difference between rotation and an orbit.(Under 3 ratings)
7th Grade:
AstronomyLearn about how the Sun works(Under 3 ratings)

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