We found 122 reviewed resources for inner outer planets
Planetary Distances on the PlaygroundLesson Planet
3rd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
There's no need to stay inside; get out of the classroom and create a scaled map of the solar system on your playground field! In collaborative groups, scholars identify the distance between the sun and other planets, place planet...
What Is the Solar System?Lesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
How do scientists classify whether an object lies within our solar system or not? Examine the boundaries of the space neighborhood using a lesson from PBS's Space series for middle schoolers. After viewing a model of the solar system,...
Let's Go To Space! - SciShow KidsLesson Planet
K - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
Take a journey to outer space with a collection of 18 captivating videos by SciShow Kids. Videos cover a variety of topics related to space and astronomy, and showcase key terms and real-world images. The host, Jessi, and her cartoon sidekick, Squeaks, are sure to spark your young scholars' interest.
Space Science: The Sun and Its Influence on EarthLesson Planet
3rd - 8th
These videos by Crash Course Kids are an excellent way to get your class pumped up about the solar system. From rotations and revolutions to the gas giants and rocky planets, everything (and more) about the solar system is covered in this collection. Not to mention, the host of the series keeps things very interesting.
Bill Nye Explains Why Jupiter Is Like a BlenderLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Jupiter could make one mean smoothie! Discover how the massive planet helped shape the rest of our solar system through a Why with Nye! video from THNKR. The resource discusses Jupiter as the first planet in the solar system to form, how...
Explore the Solar System: 360 Degree Interactive TourLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th
Go on a galactic tour like no other! The perfect idea to wrap up a solar-system unit, an interactive video leads the class from the sun to the Kuiper Belt. Pan around the screen as the narrator describes each of the main features in our...
Structure and Composition of the EarthLesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th
Why is Earth different from other planets? What makes it so special, anyway? It's only fitting to delve into how the "parent" rock was formed in the first installment of a seven-part series about rocks and rock formation. Amateur...
What's "In" There: A Study of the Inner Planets - Mercury, Venus, Earth, and MarsLesson Planet
First graders identify and explore the four inner planets. For this planet science lesson, 1st graders watch a PowerPoint about the planets. Students read the book Our Solar System and discuss the inner planets. Students create a book...
Map a Model Solar SystemLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Creating a solar system map is a snap thanks to a hands-on activity! Science scholars explore the solar system by building it wherever they choose during an interactive from PBS's Space series. Users pick both the location and scale for...
Charting the Progress of New HorizonsLesson Planet
2nd - 6th CCSS: Adaptable
In 2006, New Horizons began its mission to fly to Pluto. As it continues its journey, scholars track its progress with the help of an informative website, all the while reinforcing measurement concepts with the construction of a scaled...