Presentation on theme: "The Solar System What do you know about the planets?"— Presentation transcript:
1 The Solar System What do you know about the planets? The sun and the moonThe Solar SystemTest your knowledge about the solar systemWhat do you know about the stars?Click here after you have finished looking at all of the slides to complete your assignments.
2 To watch a movie about the solar system click on the link below. Go back to the main page.Visit this website to see pictures of our solar system.Ask an astronomer questions about the solar system!
3 Do you know which planets are the largest and the smallest Do you know which planets are the largest and the smallest? To compare the size of the planets click this link.Go back to the main pageDid you know that our solar system is made up of two parts? Click this link to find out what the two parts are as well as learn interesting facts about each of the nine planets.Can you label the planets? Test your knowledge, click on this link.
4 To learn about the sun click on this link. http://tinyurl.com/8622we Learn lots of interesting facts about the moon!!! Click on the linkWant to play a game? Click this link to see if you can make the moon orbit around the sun. Make sure to follow the directions on the website carefully!To learn about the sun click on this link.Go back to the main page.
5 Go back to the main page.Learn about six different types of stars! Click on this linkDid you know that a group of stars that forms a picture is commonly called a constellation? Click this link to play a game to find out the name of each constellation and what each one looks like.10 awesome facts about stars. Click this link
6 *Complete these three assignments to test what you have learned throughout this lesson. Choose a topic from one of the slides that you found interesting and create a Glogster to share with the class.Show me what you have learned by creating a Wordle. You must use at least 15 facts.Write a creative story about one of the planets. Make sure to use real facts that you found on the slides as well as other sources from the internet.Go back to the main page.