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Sun and Moon Art

Sun and Moon Art

A fun, creative and bright art project for your students to enjoy. Select the template that best fits your students. 3 Different Templates: ♦ draw your own patterns and then add colour. ♦ draw half of the patterns and then add colour. ♦ just add colour. Suggested Colouring: ♦ Moon side - cool colours (shades of blue, green, purple) ♦ Sun side - warm colours (shades of red, yellow, orange) Suggested Curriculum Links: ♦ Māori myths and legends (Rona and the Moon; Maui and the Sun). ♦ Solar system / Space / Night and Day study. ♦ Maths – geometry (patterns, shapes). Also a great activity during busy assessment periods … your students can work on this independently while you’re testing :) Designed on A4 size paper. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors - Complete 5E Lesson Bundle

Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors - Complete 5E Lesson Bundle

Product Description Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors 5E Lesson Bundle. Everything you need in one tidy package. This fully-editable, no prep bundle follows the 5E model and provides step-by-step instructions on how to implement it in your classroom. Each included resource is either completely or almost completely self-contained meaning little to no classroom materials are needed. This bundle contains a mix of digital and paper-based resources and encourages collaboration and creativity at every turn. Since 5E lessons provide differentiated instruction in their very nature, your students will complete the unit with a deep understanding of: • Asteroids • Comets • Meteoroids, meteors, and meteorites • Mining comets and asteroids for fuel • How the dinosaurs died • Impacts and craters Your students will also confront and overcome the following misconceptions. • Earth won’t be hit by meteors, asteroids, etc. • Anything that does hit Earth would cause global destruction • A spacecraft couldn’t fly through the asteroid belt without getting destroyed • Shooting stars are really stars • Comets are not part of the solar system • All comets look the same • There is only empty space between the planets How does the 5E model facilitate learning? • It emphasizes inquiry, critical thinking, and the process of science • Its success is backed by countless scientific studies that demonstrate its effectiveness • It’s built around the idea that humans construct knowledge and meaning from their learning experiences. That they build upon their prior knowledge and to be effective, learning needs to be active and allow the participants to construct new knowledge from their experiences
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Solar and Lunar Eclipses - Reading Article - Grade 8 and Up

Solar and Lunar Eclipses - Reading Article - Grade 8 and Up

Product Description This resource is suitable for high school students as well as strong middle-school students. Tackle literacy and science by having your students read and answer questions from a scientific article. Questions include knowledge (direct from the paper), thinking, connecting, application and open-ended varieties. No prep, no formatting, no issues. Simply download, print (or upload to your class site) and you're all set. Your reading covers the following NGSS - HS-ESS1 - MS-ESS1 **This resource is fully editable for your convenience** This resource covers the following topics: This resource covers the following topics: - Solar Eclipses - Lunar Eclipses - Eclipse Viewing The Problem You Face - Not having the time to properly teach scientific literacy (disciplinary literacy) or improve your students reading comprehension and analysis skills. The Solution This fully editable, NO PREP reading comprehension article is composed of relevant, applicable and engaging reading activities which can be used to: • introduce your topic • improve your students reading comprehension and scientific literacy skills • improve your students' analysis skills • provide an extension activity to students who move at a faster pace • provide extra credit to students in need • measure your students literacy skills Furthermore, this resource works very well as an emergency substitute plan as it will keep your students on task and focused while you are away. This resource will take your students between 50-75 minutes to complete and includes some open-ended questions. An answer key is also included for your reference.
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Eclipse - Solar and Lunar – A Digital, Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity

Eclipse - Solar and Lunar – A Digital, Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity

Product Description Eclipse - Solar and Lunar - A Digital, Device-Based resource that will get your kids out of their seats, engaged, utilizing technology, and collaborating to solve real problems and test their knowledge. This activity is the coolest thing I've created and your kids are going to love it, mine do. Think of a scavenger hunt, then add devices (Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, or Tablets), engaged students, and learning through assessment and you have this resource. I've created a video that walks you through the entire activity. I did it using screen capture software on my phone so you can see exactly what your students will see. CLICK HERE to have a look. Quick Disclaimer. In order to use this activity, your classroom must have at least 1 device per 3 students. Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, and Tablets will all work perfectly. The wording and delivery make this resource perfect for a wide range of grade levels. If for some reason you feel this hunt isn't perfect for your classroom, I'm happy to refund your purchase no questions asked. The Content Includes: • Solar eclipse • Lunar eclipse • Eclipse misconceptions • Frequency and reason for eclipses • Future and past eclipses Here's how you implement them: • Print the QR codes and place them around the room • Place your students into groups • Let them loose! They move from Location to Location as they complete their tasks. Each Task is assigned by scanning the QR code and there are 5 Tasks per Scavenger Hunt Activity. • Have them submit their answers directly to your email via a form on my website. This activity: • Lets your students utilize their devices • Cuts down on wasted paper • Combines learning with assessment • Is a lot of fun • Comes in both Word and PDF formats Each Hunt is different and offers a unique way for your students to explore the topic. From Hunt-to-Hunt, possible tasks your students will face include: • Video analysis • Simulations • Fully automated and marked Quiz • Finish the story • Start the story • Calculations • News article • Opinion • Word scramble • Short answer • Web research
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Stars – A Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity

Stars – A Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity

Product Description Stars - A Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity. This activity is the coolest thing I've created and your kids are going to love it, mine do. Think of a scavenger hunt, then add devices (Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, or Tablets), engaged students, and learning through assessment and you have this resource. Quick Disclaimer. In order to use this activity, your classroom must have at least 1 device per 3 students. Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, and Tablets will all work perfectly. The wording and delivery make this resource perfect for a wide range of grade levels. If for some reason you feel this hunt isn't perfect for your classroom, I'm happy to refund your purchase no questions asked. The Content Includes: • The life cycle of stars • What stars create • Types of stars • Famous scientist: Carl Sagan Here's how you implement them: • Print the QR codes and place them around the room • Place your students into groups • Let them loose! They move from Location to Location as they complete their tasks. Each Task is assigned by scanning the QR code and there are 5 Tasks per Scavenger Hunt Activity. • Have them submit their answers directly to your email via a form on my website. This activity: • Lets your students utilize their devices • Cuts down on wasted paper • Combines learning with assessment • Is a lot of fun • Comes in both Word and PDF formats Each Hunt is different and offers a unique way for your students to explore the topic. From Hunt-to-Hunt, possible tasks your students will face include: • Video analysis • Simulations • Fully automated and marked Quiz • Finish the story • Start the story • Calculations • News article • Opinion • Word scramble • Short answer • Web research
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Planets - Reading Article - Grade 8 and Up

Planets - Reading Article - Grade 8 and Up

Product Description Planets. This resource is suitable for high school students as well as strong middle-school students. Tackle literacy and science by having your students read and answer questions from a scientific article. Questions include knowledge (direct from the paper), thinking, connecting, application and open-ended varieties. No prep, no formatting, no issues. Simply download, print (or upload to your class site) and you're all set. **This resource is fully editable for your convenience** This resource covers the following topics: - What is a planet? - What are the different types of planets? - The planets of our solar system ************************ The Problem You Face - Not having the time to properly teach scientific literacy (disciplinary literacy) or improve your students reading comprehension and analysis skills. The Solution This fully editable, NO PREP reading comprehension article is composed of relevant, applicable and engaging reading activities which can be used to: • introduce your topic • improve your students reading comprehension and scientific literacy skills • improve your students' analysis skills • provide an extension activity to students who move at a faster pace • provide extra credit to students in need • measure your students literacy skills Furthermore, this resource works very well as an emergency substitute plan as it will keep your students on task and focused while you are away. This resource will take your students between 50-75 minutes to complete and includes some open-ended questions. An answer key is also included for your reference.
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Science Fiction- Is the story 'Answer' an effective Science fiction story?

Science Fiction- Is the story 'Answer' an effective Science fiction story?

The lesson focuses on reading the story "Answer" which is an outdated Science fiction story that describes the creation of the internet- before it was even created. Explanation of the technique - Allegorical reference and full story included. Students are then supported through discussion of typical Sci-Fi conventions whether or not this story is an effective Science Fiction story.
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Photo Resource Pack Bundle

Photo Resource Pack Bundle

These Photo Resource Packs can be used as great starting points. Use the high quality photos as stunning displays or use the PowerPoint presentations to stimulate conversation and introduce children to new vocabulary. Whatever way you use them, this Photo Pack Bundle will be a valuable resource for you Each Photo Pack includes: 1 PowerPoint presentation with 41 slides 1 PDF file with 40 A4 high-resolution images for printing for display 1 PDF file with 40 postcard size images for printing and group work, 4 images per page Included in the bundle are: *Birds Photo Resource Pack *Castles Photo Resource Pack *Construction Photo Resource Pack *Polar Regions Photo Resource Pack *Rainforest Photo Resource Pack *Seasons Photo Resource Pack *Space Photo Resource Pack *Under the Sea Photo Resource Pack Copyright: All photos are copyright free images. All contents are released under Creative Commons CC0. Comments or questions: If you have any questions or comments about this pack or about other resources you’d like me to make available, then please email me at mirandacampbell@live.com. I’d really love to hear from you.
MissPepperPot
Space Photo Resource Pack

Space Photo Resource Pack

This Space Photo Resource Pack can be used as a great starting point for a topic about Space. Use the 40 high quality photos as a stunning display or use the Space PowerPoint presentation to stimulate conversation and introduce children to new vocabulary. Whatever way you use it, this Space Photo Pack will prove a valuable tool for you. Photo Pack includes: 1 PowerPoint presentation with 41 slides 1 PDF file with 40 A4 high-resolution images for printing for display 1 PDF file with 40 postcard size images for printing and group work, 4 images per page Software: To view and print the PDF files you’ll need to use Adobe Reader on a computer. Download Adobe Reader for free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/ The PowerPoint file is fully editable so that you can tailor it for use in your classroom. Printing: You can print your files at school, home or at a print shop. For best results use bright white cardstock, set your printer to “high quality” and choose “plain paper”. To make the items more durable consider laminating each picture to make a handy resource or quick display. Copyright: All photos are copyright free images. All contents are released under Creative Commons CC0. Comments or questions: If you have any questions or comments about this pack or about other resources you’d like me to make available, then please email me at mirandacampbell@live.com. I’d really love to hear from you.
MissPepperPot
Space Week Quiz

Space Week Quiz

A Science quiz based on 'Space' ideal for space week. Includes student quiz answer sheet.
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