The Outer Planets

Are outer planets just like inner planets? Nope! The outer planets are much more spread apart than the inner planets. An informative PowerPoint presentation shows why this is true as well as facts about the individual planets in the outer planet group. 

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Instructional Ideas

  • Have learners record notes about each planet in a graphic organizer
  • Provide a diagram of the outer planets for pupils to label during the presentation
Classroom Considerations

  • Expects an introductory understanding of the planets of the solar system
Pros

  • Uses charts and diagrams to communicate important information
  • Provides the resource in an editable format
Cons

  • None
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