Today, we are going to be starting a new unit all about space. In this lesson, we will learn about what can be found in space. We will also learn how scientists gather information about space.
Unit Overview: Space
In this lesson, we will be learning all about the different planets in our solar system. We will learn a fact about each planet and you'll hear a clever way of remembering the order of the planets.
In this lesson, we will be learning about how the earth orbits and rotates. We will learn how long it takes for the earth to orbit the sun and we will learn why we have seasons.
In this lesson, we will be learning about stars and their temperatures. We will also learn about constellations.
In this lesson, we will be learning how and when space was discovered. You will be creating a timeline to help you remember all the key dates. You will need a piece of paper, a pencil, and a ruler if you have one.
In this lesson, we will be learning about how people become astronauts and what astronauts need to be able to do. We will also learn some different examples of other jobs related to space.