Our Solar System - Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity - Let the Hunt begin!
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Our Solar System - 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 Content Includes:
• Space travel - distance and time
• The Planets
• Why Pluto isn't a planet anymore
• Luminous and Non-Luminous objects
• The Sun
• The Asteroid Belt


User Comments:
- "I can't wait to share these with my students! They love this QR thing! :-)"
- "Thank you for sharing this. I'm excited to try this with my students this week. It is a great way to have them explore independently and we can then consolidate as a group!"
- "Fantastic! I love this scavenger hunt, I am changing my schedule for tomorrow's astronomy class and we are definitely doing the scavenger hunt."
- "Really awesome resource."


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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About this resource


Created: Dec 21, 2016

Updated: Feb 22, 2018


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