Resources:

Introduction:

Widget - Planets of the Solar System http://www.widgetbox.com/search?q=planets

Task 1:

  • Resources students will use - Butchers paper, whiteboard markers.

  • Content resources provided:

Video - 'Our Solar System'

ABC Report

Task 2:

  • Resources students will use - Microsoft Powerpoint/Poster, whiteboard markers.

  • Content resources provided:

Space Shuttle Information

Planetary Information Site

Task 3:

  • Resources students will use - Paper, pens

  • Content resources provided:

Benefits of Space Programs

Video - 'Think outside the Circle'

Video - 'PBS spotlight on Space Exploration'

Video - 'Why Space Matters'