Solar System Science Unit

Solar System Science Unit

Looking for fun and engaging Solar System activities? This All About Solar System resource has everything you need for an interactive science unit in your classroom. It includes posters, word cards, nonfiction unit booklet, lap book guide, solar system activities, workbook, answer key, graphic organizers, and writing activities. This comprehensive packet includes 5 pdf files: Solar System Booklet, Posters and Word Cards, Solar System Workbook, Lap Book Guide, and Writing Activities Booklet. All About the Solar System Booklet ☼ What is the solar system? ☼ How did the solar system form? ☼ What are the inner planets? ☼ What are the outer planets? ☼ What are dwarf planets? ☼ What are comets? ☼ What are asteroids? ☼ What are meteors? ☼ How do scientists study the solar system? ☼ What will happen to the solar system if the Sun dies or stops burning? ☼ Fun Facts ☼ Recommended Books and Videos ☼ ACTIVITIES ☼ Planet Research Pop-Up Card ☼ Solar System Mobile ☼ Bouncy Planets ☼ Making Impact Craters ☼ Nebula Jar ☼ Building a Balloon Rocket ☼ Astronaut Craft ☼ Astronaut Glove Box Solar System Workbook ☼ Crossword Puzzle ☼ Word Search ☼ The Solar System ☼ Which Planet Is It? ☼ Phases of the Moon ☼ Fact or Opinion ☼ Reading Comprehension: Mercury ☼ Reading Comprehension: Venus ☼ Reading Comprehension: Earth ☼ Reading Comprehension: Mars ☼ Reading Comprehension: Jupiter ☼ Reading Comprehension: Saturn ☼ Reading Comprehension: Uranus ☼ Reading Comprehension: Neptune ☼ Which Space Object Is It? ☼ Which Dwarf Planet Is It? ☼ Studying Space Objects ☼ Answer Key ☼ Certificate of Achievement Posters and Word Cards ☼ 28 Posters ☼ 28 Word Cards See sample word cards here. Lap Book Guide Matching Reading to Writing Booklet ☼ Before Reading ☼ K-W-L ☼ The Eight Planets ☼ Note-taking ☼ Identifying the Main Idea and Supporting Details ☼ Author’s Purpose ☼ After Reading ☼ Further Research ☼ Expository Writing ☼ Story Writing Looking for Other Nonfiction Units? Check out the following resources: Science Units Solar System Matter Energy Weather
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Y5 Science - Earth & Space

Y5 Science - Earth & Space

A flipchart covering the main National Curriculum objectives for Earth & Space for Y5. There is some differentiation included in the flipchart but additional activities may be required. There are links to other websites and video clips.
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Our Solar System / Planets Fact Sheets

Our Solar System / Planets Fact Sheets

11 Fact Sheets –one for each planet in our solar system including the Sun and the Moon: brief descriptions and table including type, diameter, distance from Sun, how many hours for a day, how many days for a year, temperature on the surface, number of rings, number of moons, first time recorded and by whom it was recorded by. Suggest folding in half and laminate. Space/ Our Solar System / Planets Word Mats 5 Word Mats including 3 x with definitions of related topic words in alphabetic order; 1 x table with detailed information about each planet; 1x image of our solar system’s planets and their orbits ( 2 versions! including one in full colour background). Suggest laminating. Other resources on TES: I have created a variety of worksheets - some can be used with the help of information texts or/and Internet as a means to record answers as well as further activities that can be linked to other Science topics ( Forces & Materials) Thanks for looking :)
mariedp
Our Solar System / Planets Worksheets

Our Solar System / Planets Worksheets

I have created a variety of worksheets - some can be used with the help of information texts or/and Internet as a means to record answers. • Fill in the missing words to complete fact sheets about the Sun and each planet and Moon in our solar system • Temperatures : identify the planets different temperatures and write their names on the thermometer (use table about planets – included) • Match descriptions to pictures of planets (cut and paste) • Cut out pictures of Sun, planets and Moon to create our solar system and how planets orbit around the Sun or/and create a line diagram to show the distance each planet have from the Sun • Label planets orbiting in our solar system • In Orbit: fill in the missing words to complete facts about our Earth, Moon and Sun’s orbits • Space Exploration: fill in the missing words to complete facts about different spacecrafts Further activities that can be linked to other Science topics • Gravity Pulls: work out own weight in Newtons; how much you weigh if you were on the Moon • Gravity and Other Forces: complete facts about different forces using terms ‘gravity, air resistance, thrust and friction’. • Solids, Liquids and Gases: Draw lines to sort each of these materials into the correct group; recognize what different planets (Mars, Earth, Saturn) are made of • Dissolving and Separating: carry fair tests to find out which materials dissolves in water; in cold water; and in hot water Thanks for looking :)
mariedp
Rocks, Rock Cycle, and Minerals NO PREP Notes Lesson Pack

Rocks, Rock Cycle, and Minerals NO PREP Notes Lesson Pack

Rocks and the Rock Cycle and Minerals & their properties! A NO PREP all-in-one lesson pack including a warm up, notes, reinforcement, and assessment. Everything you need for a solid lesson plan from start to finish and NGSS Earth and Space Science Standard approved! Just download, print, copy, and GO! A no prep, 4 part lesson pack to keep your students engaged and learning. This compilation of resources includes: A 3 questions, half page warm up Guided notes meant to be given on a document camera or projected on a white board to fill in the blank. Reinforcement worksheet: Extra practice that can be used for homework, station work, independent, or partner work Quiz: 9 question quiz including multiple choice, fill in the blank, true/false, and longer response. Shows growth between warm up and after lesson. All Answer Keys This lesson was created to fill a 60 minute time block, but could take less or more time depending on your classroom needs and levels. NOTE: The Rocks and Minerals notes have 2 parts (1 page for rocks, 1 for minerals) and 2 different reinforcement activities. Obviously, these can be copied front to back and done on the same day, but if you need to split them up to save time, it would be easy to do so! There is only 1 warm up and 1 assessment.
smithscienceandlit
Earth Layers NO PREP Notes Lesson Pack

Earth Layers NO PREP Notes Lesson Pack

A NO PREP all-in-one lesson pack including a warm up, notes, reinforcement, and assessment. Everything you need for a solid lesson plan from start to finish and NGSS Earth and Space Science Standard approved! Just download, print, copy, and GO! A no prep, 4 part lesson pack to keep your students engaged and learning. This compilation of resources includes: A 3 questions, half page warm up Guided notes meant to be given on a document camera or projected on a white board to fill in the blank. Reinforcement worksheet: Extra practice that can be used for homework, station work, independent, or partner work Quiz: 8 question quiz including multiple choice, fill in the blank, true/false, and longer response. Shows growth between warm up and after lesson. All Answer Keys This lesson was created to fill a 60 minute time block, but could take less or more time depending on your classroom needs and levels.
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Magnets: magnetic and non-magnetic materials clip art

Magnets: magnetic and non-magnetic materials clip art

Super cute Magnets. Original Artwork 33 Colour png images - transparent backgrounds. 300 dpi Credit Required: Please credit Katqatresources with a clickable link somewhere in your pdf, blog, and anywhere the images are used. Without credit, I do not allow this use. The following uses are NOT allowed: -Selling product as is -Claiming product as your own -Redistributing graphics -Collage sheets -Digital Scrapbooking -Print on demand (ex. Zazzle, Café Press) -Mass Production -Using product in editable files such as .doc, .eps, .ai, etc. -Loading images to blogs & websites as is. This would allow anyone to right click and take the product. It must be part of a creation or design. If you would like to use these designs for mass printing please contact me on @katherinemtr Instagram. .
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The Environment/ Saving Our Planet / Nature Conservation Handouts (SAVE 65%)

The Environment/ Saving Our Planet / Nature Conservation Handouts (SAVE 65%)

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore a number of environmental issues including air and water pollution, genetic engineering, climate change and nuclear radiation. After carefully reading each informational text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, definitions matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. Full answer keys are included.
MariaPht
Water Cycle Investigation

Water Cycle Investigation

Students observe a closed system using a bowl containing some water that is sealed with plastic wrap. They explain their observations and relate their explanations of the water cycle.
TheTeachersFriend
Plate Tectonics reading, activity and infographics

Plate Tectonics reading, activity and infographics

If you are looking for ENGAGING AND FUN resources about TECTONIC PLATES’ MOVEMENT, here is a great bundle of eBook, activity and posters. The eBook, provided as a PDF file, includes imagines and in-depth explanations of the internal and external processes that shaped Earth’s crust and the tectonic plates’ movements. It can be printed out or used in its digital form for slide presentations. The printable infographics offer explanations of certain concepts combined with strong visual representations. These diagrams can be used as classroom posters to help students retain course material and to reinforce their comprehension. The classroom activity gives students an opportunity to develop different skills and competences, as well as to apply and extend their knowledge. KEY IDEAS: • Different landforms and types of topography • Major continents and mountain ranges • The structure of the Earth’s crust and the different types of movements of tectonic plates • The internal and external geological processes Plate Tectonics reading, activity and infographics contains: • Key Concepts About the Earth’s Surface – A PDF handbook with key definition and explanations • Poster: Map of the Earth’s Crust - A poster of a world map, showing tectonic plates and continents, highlighting the highest and deepest point of the Earth’s crust • Poster: Internal and External Processes – A conceptual map detailing the different types of processes that shape the Earth’s crust from the inside and from the outside • Classroom activity: Your Seismicity Map – A research activity and construction of a model to simulate the experience of the tectonic plates’ movements, and help students draw connections to the formation of landforms Find lots of fun digital and interactive science resources at www.elesapiens.com. Discover our tools and services for Schools and Teachers.
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Earth's surface, landforms & plate tectonics unit

Earth's surface, landforms & plate tectonics unit

If you are looking for a LEARNING UNIT about LANDFORMS and TECTONIC MOVEMENTS, here is a great pack, containing an eBook, activity, quiz, glossary and posters. This unit focuses on the landforms of the earth´s crust, the internal and external processes that have been happening for millions of years, and the tectonic plates’ movement. The eBook, provided as a PDF, can be printed out or used in its digital form for slide presentations. In addition, it is combined with a glossary where students can find simple definitions of the new vocabulary. The printable infographics offer explanations of certain concepts and corresponding strong visual representations. The infographics can be used as classroom posters to reinforce students’ comprehension, enabling them to retain course material. The quiz and the classroom activity have a double use: an evaluation tool of knowledge and skills, and a self-assessing tool for students. The classroom activity gives students an opportunity to develop different skills and competences, as well as to apply and extend their knowledge. KEY IDEAS: • The different landforms and types of topography • Major continents and mountain ranges • The structure of the Earth’s crust and the different types of movements of tectonic plates • The internal and external geological processes • The interaction between humans and the natural disasters Earth’s surface, landforms and bodies of water unit contains: • Key Concepts About the Earth’s Surface – A PDF handbook with key definition and explanations • Glossary of the Earth’s Surface – A PDF reference guide that explains new vocabulary • Poster: Map of the Earth’s Crust - A poster of a world map showing tectonic plates and continents, highlighting the highest and deepest point of the Earth’s crust • Poster: Internal and External Processes – A conceptual map detailing the different types of processes that shape the Earth’s crust from the inside and from the outside • Quiz: Earth’s Surface – 10 printable questions to review and assess students’ knowledge • Poster: A Planet in Constant Change – An infographics that visually demonstrate the differences between the processes of weathering, erosion, transportation and sedimentation • Classroom activity: Human Beings and the Earth – A group activity, encouraging students to investigate, reflect and debate about the relationship between humans and the earth Find lots of fun digital and interactive science resources at www.elesapiens.com. Discover our tools and services for Schools and Teachers.
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Solar System Unit

Solar System Unit

If you are looking for ATTRACTIVE AND EASY TO COMPREHEND resources about the Solar System, try this great bundle which contains a glossary, eBook, webcomic, quiz, classroom activity, and posters. The printable infographics can be used as classroom posters because they are a great visual reinforcement for your students. They enable students to develop their spatial orientation on an abstract level, comparing their position in the universe with other celestial bodies. The eBook and webcomic are in a PDF format, making it easy to either print out or use for digital readings and slide presentations. Finally, the quiz and the classroom activity have a double use: an evaluation tool of knowledge and skills, and a self-evaluating tool for students. Classroom activities give students an opportunity to develop different skills and competences as well as apply their knowledge. KEY IDEAS: • The Sun and the planets • Other bodies in the Solar System (asteroids, satellites, comets) • Orbits and Gravity • Space observation and exploration • The milestones of the exploration of the Solar System Solar System Unit contains: • Key Concepts About the Solar System- A PDF handbook with key definition and explanations • Poster: Components of the Solar System – A print that shows the objects of the Solar System and their main features • Poster: Space Exploration – A downloadable and printable infographic that takes us on a journey through the milestones of the exploration of the solar system • Classroom Activity: Representation of the Solar System – A construction and simulation activity representing/demonstrating the planets and their distance from the sun • Glossary of Planet Earth in the Universe – A PDF reference guide that explains new vocabulary • Webcomic: The Solar System – A downloadable and printable resource, which explains the basic concepts within a simple and fun narrative • Quiz & Answer Key about Solar System– 24 printable questions to review and assess students’ knowledge. Find lots of fun digital and interactive science resources at www.elesapiens.com. Discover our tools and services for Schools and Teachers.
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The Movements of the Earth Unit

The Movements of the Earth Unit

If you’re explaining the abstract concepts of Earth’s movements, you need to try this FUN AND VISUALLY ATTRACTIVE bundle containing a glossary, eBook, quiz, outdoor activity, worksheets and posters. The printable infographics can be used as classroom posters because they are a great visual reinforcement for your students. They enable students to develop their spatial orientation on an abstract level, comparing their position in the universe with other celestial objects. The eBook is a PDF handbook which you can print out, use for digital readings, or for making slide presentations. Finally, the quiz, the worksheet and the outdoor activity are multipurpose. They can be used as tools for teacher to evaluate knowledge and skills or as tools for students to self-evaluate. These activities give students an opportunity to experiment and observe the phenomena caused by the Earth movements. KEY IDEAS: • The Earth’s Rotation and Revolution • Seasons, solstices and equinoxes • The apparent movement of the Sun • The phases of the Moon in terms of hemispheres, and revolutions around the Earth • Eclipses The Movements of the Earth Unit contains: • Key Concepts about the Earth’s Movements – A PDF handbook with key definition and explanations • Poster: The Earth’s Revolution and Seasons - Downloadable infographic that illustrates the position and impact of the Sun on the Earth • Poster: The Moon and the Earth – A downloadable infographic illustrating the phases of the Moon in both hemispheres • Activity: Investigating Shadows – An observation and research activity, which entails constructing/recreating a sundial and the Sun-Earth model • Glossary of Planet Earth in the Universe – A PDF reference guide that explains new vocabulary • Webcomic: The Earth Moves – A downloadable and printable resource, with a simple and fun narrative, that explains basic concepts • QUIZ: Earth Movements – 10 printable questions to review and assess students’ knowledge • Worksheets: Planet Earth in Space – printable worksheets based on discontinuous texts about the characteristics of our planet and the factors that make life possible on Earth Find lots of fun digital and interactive science resources at www.elesapiens.com. Discover our tools and services for Schools and Teachers.
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Earth in Space: Infographics & Posters

Earth in Space: Infographics & Posters

Are you looking for resources about SPACE and its phenomena? Here is a great BUNDLE OF POSTERS that will fascinate your students and make them excited about learning. These printable infographics and posters can be used as classroom posters because they are a great visual reinforcement for your students. They enable students to visualize planets and other celestial objects as well as understand their differences and the forces that act on them. In addition, they will be able to relate scientists’ work with that of engineers, in the process of the space exploration. Students will learn about some of the most important scientists in history. KEY IDEAS: • The Sun and the planets • Other bodies in the Solar System (asteroids, satellites, comets) • Orbits and Gravity • Newton’s law of universal gravitation • Space observation and exploration • The milestones of the exploration of the Solar System ��� The Earth’s Rotation and Revolution • The phases of the Moon and its revolution movement around the Earth Earth in Space Posters Bundle contains: • Poster: Components of the Solar System – A print which shows the objects of the Solar System and their main features • Poster: Space Exploration – A downloadable and printable infographic that takes us on a journey through the milestones of the exploration of the solar system • Poster: Gravity from Aristotle to Einstein – A downloadable and printable poster that presents the main scientific contributions to understanding how gravity works • Poster: Universal Gravitation - Infographics about the Law of Universal Gravitation • Poster: The Earth’s Revolution and Seasons – A downloadable infographic that illustrates the position and impact of the Sun on the Earth • Poster: The Moon and the Earth – A downloadable infographic illustrating the phases of the Moon in both hemispheres Find lots of fun digital and interactive science resources at www.elesapiens.com. Discover our tools and services for Schools and Teachers.
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#GoogleExpeditions The Hydrosphere: Modeling the Water Cycle with Scratch

#GoogleExpeditions The Hydrosphere: Modeling the Water Cycle with Scratch

This lesson combines science and computer science as students explore the water cycle through an expedition in the hydrosphere and use the programming language Scratch to create their own model. Objectives: Students will discuss how all water moves through a never ending cycle identifying key points in all stages. Students will apply their understanding by creating a model of the water cycle in Scratch. Standards: ESS2C: The Role of Water in Earth’s Surface Processes 5-ESS2-1 MS-ESS2-4 CSTA 1B-AP-10: Create programs that include sequences, events, loops, and conditionals. CSTA 1B-AP-17: Describe choices made during program development using code comments, presentations, and demonstrations. Additional videos / resources: Crash Course Kids: The Great Aqua Adventure https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z5G4NCwWUxY Google Expedition Research Journal https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cd-NZMmx4dwzMsWNOuBg8Y375_iDJm6G/view?usp=sharing Create your own Google Logo Activity https://csfirst.withgoogle.com/c/cs-first/en/create-your-own-google-logo/overview.html Scratch Project Rubric https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jxxNbEITs4SDxNjsl0fXoq-XRX3t2HpY6aRfL_iKDyk/edit?usp=sharing Optional/Additional Lesson Plans/Resources Hydrologic (Water) Cycle Multimedia Text Set https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vROakYmPuB2lMPONXbnF2kh28gPHC9EWM2ojZp7tvu9pFHUqgOjUFlb-URpx9w5zZnfCFf6qK28Wqht/pub?start=false&loop=false&delayms=3000 NASA Precipitation Education: Exploring the Water Cycle https://pmm.nasa.gov/education/lesson-plans/exploring-water-cycle
kdmoura
The Dangers of Water Pollution - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

The Dangers of Water Pollution - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for beginner to proficient ESL learners. The text explores the effects of water pollution on the flaura and fauna as well as on human health, its applications as well as its possible adverse effects and benefits. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises, an in class discussion, a fill in the gaps exercise and a fun crossword. This worksheet can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
KS3 National Curriculum Exam Question Packs - with Mark Scheme

KS3 National Curriculum Exam Question Packs - with Mark Scheme

This high quality pack contains very large exam question packs (with mark schemes) ranging from low level to high level challenge suitable for pupils off all set of attainment. There is an exam question pack for each and every topic of KS3 Biology, Chemistry and Physics in line with the National Curriculum. There is also an additional exam questions pack for Working Scientifically. ***This pack contains the following exam question packs for each and every topic area: KS3 Biology KS3 Chemistry KS3 Physics Working Scientifically NOTE: By purchasing this pack of work, you would save £20 than if you were to purchase the exam question packs (incl. Working Scientifically) individually.
ranw123
WATER, ISLANDS, MOUNTAINS AND VOLCANOES

WATER, ISLANDS, MOUNTAINS AND VOLCANOES

These resources include a variety of activities for students to develop their English skills, including punctuation and grammar, fiction and non-fiction writing. They were designed for individual students who are reluctant writers and readers who have enjoyed finding out about the features and completing the activities. each bundle includes six activities and can be used for independent learning as well as group learning during guided reading/writing lessons.
jorgill
VOLCANOES

VOLCANOES

This resource includes six activities which are supported by key information so that students can complete the tasks independently and therefore useful for group learning too. They include non fiction and fiction writing, including description using similes and metaphors as well as haiku. a punctuation and a report writing task around Pompeii is also included.
jorgill
2018 AQA GCSE Biology Full Lesson Pack.

2018 AQA GCSE Biology Full Lesson Pack.

This pack contains all the lessons for teaching Biology Unit 1 (B1) and Biology Unit 2 (B2) of the new 2018 AQA GCSE specifications for Combined Science: Trilogy and GCSE Biology. All these lessons have the following features embedded: Lessons have Bloom’s Taxonomy embedded throughout which are also graded for differentiation. Stretch and challenge tasks throughout (including Grade 8-9+ questions and extended writing) AfL (3 progress checks per lesson embedded) Differentiation is strong as has been noted in all formal school observations for the last 2 years of teaching AQA. Observations of these lessons has always evidenced that these lessons are consistently of a ‘good’ OFSTED standard. Narrative of lesson structure is clear and focused as well as engaging. Pre-starter prepared. All lessons are geared with top-down approach pedagogy and provide inclusive differentiation for low attaining and medium attaining pupils as well. All lessons should be ‘tweaked’ to the needs of your own pupils. All lessons are of a consistently high quality. This pack contains all the additional lessons for B1 and B2 triple science. Additionally it contains a large exam questions pack complete with a mark scheme for all sorts of questions for AQA GCSE Biology Grade 1-9 with extended writing, numeracy skills and required practical related questions. Note: Kidney and Kidney Dialysis -*** lessons to be added by July 30 2018*** Asexual and Sexual Reproduction - lessons to be added by July 30 2018 Any feedback is much appreciated. You can also purchase the B1 and B2 lessons separately (which also include the B2 triple science lessons).
ranw123
Fossils: Formation, types and age {Unit with worksheets}

Fossils: Formation, types and age {Unit with worksheets}

This unit in the form of pdf file and covers everything from what fossils are and how they are formed to the types, its age and examples of fossil, along with vocabulary. It also includes numerous worksheets to hands on practice and review of knowledge for the students. Please view the preview to get an idea of what this unit has to offer your students! It includes engaging, colorful, informative, visually stimulating and eye-catching photos and diagrams as per the topic need that will greatly enhance your explanation to your students. Please view the Preview File to obtain a sense of my style, see how my unit is structured and evaluate my work. At the end of the unit, different worksheets and activities are provided to evaluate the understanding of the students in the classroom. Hope students will love it while answering and will have the fun. The following topics are included in this Unit: What is fossil? What do fossils tell us? What is Fossilization or taphonomy How do fossils form? Five main types of fossils in detail with examples: Petrified Mold and cast Carbon films Trace Preserved remains Where are fossils found? Paleontologist Vs Archeologist Collecting fossils Mummification and premineralization Estimation of the age of fossils: Radiometric dating and relative dating Index fossils Clue to the past Fossils – The evidence for evolution Don’t forget to give your valuable comments and ratings after downloading this unit. NOTE: While I always strive for accuracy, I am human and can make editing mistakes. If you find anything that needs correcting, please send me a message immediately in Q/A section. I would be happy to correct and upload a new file before you rate it! :) Thank you in advance. Please note: these units are for the use of one educator. If you would like to share my lesson plans with a co-worker, your team, your school, or your district, please purchase multiple licenses which are offered at half price. BECOME A FOLLOWER OF MY STORE! :Being a follower of my store you`ll learn about my new products, sales, and discounts! Become my follower by clicking on the BLUE box on my shop page and receive email updates in your nbox.
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KS2 Knowledge Organisers Big Bundle!

KS2 Knowledge Organisers Big Bundle!

These clear, detailed and visually-appealing knowledge organisers offer complete reference points for KS2 students learning or revising knowledge relating to each of the following topics: World War II; Ancient Egypt; The Solar System; Tudors and Stuarts; The Rainforest; The Romans; Ancient Greece. Each organiser contains a number of comprehensive sections explaining the key elements of the topic, timelines detailing key times and events, diagrams and images to visually aid understanding, and key facts to extend the learning of higher attaining students. The resources are designed to be printed onto A3, and are provided as both PDFs and Word documents (so that you can edit should you wish to). All images used are licensed for commercial use and are cited on a separate document (included).
TandLGuru
Earth Scavenger Hunt

Earth Scavenger Hunt

Earth Scavenger Hunt:- Purpose : At the end of this Scavenger hunt students will be able to learn the Earth/Solar system basic Science & vocabulary on it. Print the 16 Scavenger Hunt cards on card stock or brightly -colored paper and cut them apart along the black lines. Make copies of the Scavenger Hunt questions worksheet. Each student needs a copy. Place the Scavenger Hunt cards around your classroom where students will be able to find them. You can put them on chairs, on the computer keyboard, on the back of your classroom door, on the sides of student desks, on the chalkboard or wherever you like. Students have to search the room and find all of the sentence cards to answer the questions. You can differentiate by having students work alone or with a classmate
ilaxippatel
A Brief History of NASA - Reading Comprehension Text #GoogleExpeditions

A Brief History of NASA - Reading Comprehension Text #GoogleExpeditions

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text describes in the history of NASA from the Cold War to organizing the first colonies in Mars. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, a matching exercise and a fun crossword . The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally, this handout could be used along a #GoogleExpeditions NASA virtual reality trip!
MariaPht
General Science Word Search Puzzle PLUS Science Facts for Kids (Both Items)

General Science Word Search Puzzle PLUS Science Facts for Kids (Both Items)

GENERAL SCIENCE WORD SEARCH PUZZLE PLUS SCIENCE FACTS FOR KIDS (BOTH ITEMS) GENERAL SCIENCE WORD SEARCH PUZZLE: 33 words to find in this HUGE word search puzzle all dealing with Science. Students LOVE these word searches and know how to use them. You do too. A GREAT FILLER ACTIVITY with learning involved. These science terms are sure to lead to discussions. Decorated with different science images. SCIENCE FACTS FOR KIDS: You receive 40, yes 40 general science questions covering a wide range of topics all dealing with different areas of science. Do your students know their general science? These 3 worksheets will help. Students are asked to answer all 40 questions and THEN discuss their answers with their teacher and class. They will know some of these and learn from the rest. THREE FULL WORKSHEETS all on basic science facts. Your download of 4 pages includes answers. Decorated for fun. Designed and created by David Filipek. Copyright© 2018 David Filipek All rights reserved by author. Permission for downloads to copy for single classroom use only. Electronic distribution limited to single classroom use only. Not for public display.
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The Life Cycle Of A Star - Reading Comprehension Text

The Life Cycle Of A Star - Reading Comprehension Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes what scientist currently believe to be the life circle of stars from heat clashing nebulas to massive supernovae. After carefully reading a text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False exercises, a definitions match exercise and a fun crossword . The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Dog Days of Summer Puzzle Set

Dog Days of Summer Puzzle Set

Keep kids occupied during the hottest days of the year, the “dog days of summer,” with this puzzle set! Includes the following: <strong>Dog Days of Summer Two-Page Activity Set</strong>: About the hottest time of the year; with tips for keeping cool and safe. Also teaches about the dog star, Sirius, and is packed with summer-related vocabulary, including synonyms and phrases that communicate that temperature is rising. Also covers how red, yellow, and orange are colors used to indicate danger or warning. <strong>Hottest Time of the Summer Word Search Puzzle</strong>: Features vocabulary and phrases from the Two-Page Activity Set about summer heat and keeping cool. <strong>Mapping the Stars in the Sky Challenge Puzzle</strong>: Have kids map the Canis Major constellation and draw their own dogs based on the outline. <strong>BONUS 1 - Mini Poster</strong>: Free, color mini-poster that shows our rendition of Canis Major constellation and teaches about the dog star, Sirius. <strong>BONUS 2 - Dot-to-dot</strong>: Pests at Dusk Dot-to-Dot Puzzle: Connect the dots to reveal our biggest summer pest, the mosquito. Keywords: heat | heatstroke | safety | vocabulary | colors | crossword | word search | Sirius | Canis Major | astronomy | constellation | science | dog star | staying cool | synonyms | UV ultraviolet rays | navigation | mosquito
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Reduce Reuse Recycle Sorting Activity

Reduce Reuse Recycle Sorting Activity

This resource is perfect for your Reduce Reuse Recycle Unit or any other caring for the environment study. It has 15 sorting cards to cut and paste into either the reduce, reuse or recycle areas on a ‘Y’ chart. I used this activity to start a ‘Trash to Treasure’ unit that my class did. I have included both a color version and a black and white version for you to choose from
Kiwilander
The extraordinary story of Stephen Hawking - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

The extraordinary story of Stephen Hawking - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for beginner to proficient ESL learners. The text describes the life and work of the most influential scientist, professor and author of the 21st century, Stephen Hawking . After carefully reading the text / bio, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises, a definitions match, a fill-in-the-gaps exercise and a fun crossword. This worksheet can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
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2018 AQA GCSE Biology (B2) lesson pack - Trilogy and triple science lessons

2018 AQA GCSE Biology (B2) lesson pack - Trilogy and triple science lessons

This pack contains all the lessons for teaching Biology Unit 2 (B2) of the new 2018 AQA GCSE specifications for Combined Science: Trilogy and GCSE Biology. All these lessons have the following features embedded: Lessons have Bloom’s Taxonomy embedded throughout which are also graded for differentiation. Stretch and challenge tasks throughout (including Grade 8-9+ questions and extended writing) AfL (3 progress checks per lesson embedded) Differentiation is strong as has been noted in all formal school observations for the last 2 years of teaching AQA. Observations of these lessons has always evidenced that these lessons are consistently of a ‘good’ OFSTED standard. Narrative of lesson structure is clear and focused as well as engaging. Pre-starter prepared. All lessons are geared with top-down approach pedagogy and provide inclusive differentiation for low attaining and medium attaining pupils as well. All lessons should be ‘tweaked’ to the needs of your own pupils. This pack contains all the additional lessons for B2 triple science. Note: Kidney and Kidney Dialysis -*** lessons to be added by July 30 2018*** Asexual and Sexual Reproduction - lessons to be added by July 30 2018 You can also purchase the B1 lessons separately (which also include the B1 triple science lessons).
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Life cycle of a star: Formation, Properties, Types with Worksheets

Life cycle of a star: Formation, Properties, Types with Worksheets

This unit in the form of pdf file is prepared on ‘Life cycle of STARS’. My units have been made to be both informative and visually stimulating for all students. It includes engaging, colorful, informative, visually stimulating and eye-catching photos and diagrams as per the topic need that will greatly enhance your explanation to your students. It also provides basic information about types stars, facts about them and process of their formation with numerous worksheets to hands on practice and review of knowledge for the students. Please view the Preview File to obtain a sense of my style, see how my unit is structured and evaluate my work. At the end of the unit, different worksheets are provided to evaluate the understanding of the students in the classroom.Hope students will love it while answering and will have the fun. Students will identify and describe different stages of formation of a STAR. his unit helps students understand how stars are are formed. Things Included in the package are: Basic information of star Properties of Stars Color and Temperature Mass Luminosity Spectral type Size -Energy of star Brightness Composition Determination of Distance Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram Simplified Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram Main Sequence Stars Types of Stars Dwarfs Giants Neutrons Lifecycle of a star Birth:- 2.Main Sequence Star: 3.Red Giant:- 4.Collapse:- Fun facts about Stars: Fusion in stars: Vocabulary to know 10 worksheets Don’t forget to give your valuable comments and ratings after downloading this unit. NOTE: While I always strive for accuracy, I am human and can make editing mistakes. If you find anything that needs correcting, please send me a message immediately in Q/A section. I would be happy to correct and upload a new file before you rate it! :) Thank you in advance. Please note: these units are for the use of one educator. You will find lots more in my store, including math, science, ELA, activities/craftivities, special education, interactive activities, and more! You may also like:
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Planets, Comets, Moons and Asteroids Identification

Planets, Comets, Moons and Asteroids Identification

Check out this highly unique way of developing students understanding of planets, comets, moons and asteroids. Based on a long list of properties, traits and details, students must identify which of the aforementioned labels apply. Students will look at the name of the object, type of orbit, composition, shape, and atmosphere. From these pre-identified components, students must extrapolate their labels. Some of these include identifying what Io is, what Phobos is, what Halley is, what Jupiter is, and much more! An answer key has been included for your convenience!
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