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Solar System Theme Units

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  • Graphic organizers for facts about the inner planets, word family vocabulary development with an inner planet theme, and suggested websites for further research.
  • From "moon" to "Pluto".
  • Three differently-formatted pages of writing paper with a space/planet theme. Different line sizes, different orientation.
  • Each night observe the moon and draw a picture of what you see.
  • Use this form to organize Know, Want to know, and Learned material about the solar system.
  • Use this form to write a report on a famous astronaut.
  • Use this 'Acrostic Form: Solar System' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Acrostic Form: Solar System'. Write a poem about the solar system with this acrostic form.
  • Color this picture of a rocket, or trace and cut out to make a great shapebook.
  • Color this picture of a rocket or trace and cut out to make a shapebook.
  • Web and Venn diagrams, report planner, report forms, acrostic.
  • Use this form to organize Know, Want to know, and Learned material about the solar system.
  • Trace and cut out the lined planet pattern for a great student shapebook.
  • Trace and cut out the lined rocket pattern for a great student shapebook.
  • Even Einstein marvelled at the discoveries made by Edwin Hubble, for whom the Hubble Telescope is named. Find out more about this amazing scientist!
  • A series of reading comprehensions, designed to introduce the history of space travel.
  • Use this 'Shapebook: Rocket (elementary)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Shapebook: Rocket (elementary)'. Trace and cut out. This rocket-shaped shapebook has a prompt for students to answer about "If I Lived on the Moon."
  • "Words that come to mind when I think about..." This page features a thought bubble waiting to be filled with on-topic words. Great for kicking off a new unit.
  • [member-created document] This sample was made with the abcteach word search puzzle tool. Find the words, from "corona" to "pluto" in this planet shaped word search
  • [member-created with abctools] Find the alien-theme words from "alien" to "win" in this rocket-shaped word search.
  • Booklet format, for students to write a short report on Earth.
  • Booklet format, for students to write a short report on the moon.
  • Booklet format, for students to write a short report on the moon.
  • Booklet format, for students to write a short report on the solar system.
  • Booklet format, for students to write a short report on the stars.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about Earth.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about Earth.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about the moon.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about the moon.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about the solar system.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about stars.
  • Booklet format for students to record what they Know, what they Want to know, and what they have Learned about the stars.
  • This beautifully simple booklet explains the phases of the moon in correct terminology with clear illustrations.
  • This reading comprehension explains the importance of classification in science and daily life. It tells the difficulties scientists had in determining Pluto's planetary status and briefly presents the new classification of planets.
  • "In August 2006, the International Astronomical Union (IAU) redefined the word planet. As a result, Pluto-formerly the ninth planet-is now classified as a dwarf planet." Six writing prompts, featuring persuasive writing and creative writing.
  • Use this 'Writing Prompt: Pluto (upper elem)' printable worksheet in the classroom or at home. Your students will love this 'Writing Prompt: Pluto (upper elem)'. One of six writing prompts from our member site on Pluto's status as a dwarf planet.
  • Four identical handy reference bookmarks that illustrate all eight planets and their approximate distance (in miles) from the sun.
  • Four identical handy reference bookmarks that illustrate all eight planets and their approximate distance (in miles) from the sun.
  • To use this four-page poster: print the pages, fold the edges, then glue or tape together along the edges. Laminate the poster for longer use.
  • To use this informative four-page poster of the phases of the moon: print the pages, fold the edges, then glue or tape together along the edges. Laminate the poster for longer use.

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