Earth’s Orbit Misconception - More Time 2 Teach
This week we started our unit on space and we’ve been having SO.MUCH.FUN learning all about the Sun, the Earth, and the moon! Can I just tell you how impressed I am by how much information my kiddos have learned in just a few short day… It just goes to prove that when kids are engaged, learning takes place To begin our unit, I decided to tackle one of the biggest MISCONCEPTIONS I noticed my class was having…. Many of the kids believed that the Sun travels around, the Earth. Can you blame…
Planet Flip Book
This next week at school is Space Week. I created this planet flip book that is a fun way to introduce the order of the planets from the sun. This activity is simple and effective, all while pullin…
Push Light Planets | Activities For Children | Paint Play, Rainy Day Play, Theme-based play
I always try to follow the interests of my son when planning fun activities. My hopes are to inspire him to delve deeper into learning about things he alr
Over the Moon!
We're all about outer space in room 52. The planets, comets, meteors, the Moon, and everything else in between have absolutely positively taken over. If I could, I would have packed up the kiddos and taken a first class field trip to outer space ... but my budget couldn't cover that trip this month. Maybe next year? Here are a few things we've done to make up for not being able to visit the planets. (A girl can dream, right?) I spotted this photo on Pinterest and tracked down the source to…
BB Part 4 - Solar System Posters
Hello, hello, and welcome to part 4 of my 10 part series, Blog Backlog: Playing Catch Up! I'm really enjoying getting to share some blog worthy things from the last month or two of school. Today I'm sharing a simple, yet easy, meaningful, and fun science activity. My favorite science topic in 5th grade is SPACE! Here I am modeling wearing my planets t-shirt that I bought just for teaching this subject! I was super lucky to be placed with an amazing intern this semester - she's going to be an…
Paint Stick Solar System Project
Paint Stick Solar System Project - this is such a fun way for kids to learn about our solar system and the name of the planets (homeschool, science, prek, kindergarten,first grade, second grade, third grade)
24 EPIC Solar System Projects
24 EPIC solar system projects for kids of all ages to go along with an astronomy unit, science project, or for the child who is curious about space.
Find the templates for your favorite crafts featured on "The Martha Stewart Show." We've gathered templates for handmade children's toys, fun decorated T-shirts, inspired decorations, and more.
18 Solar System Projects (Living Life Intentionally)
18 Solar System Projects, an education post from the blog Living Life Intentionally on Bloglovin’
Planets In Our Solar System | DIY Science Project For Kids | Easy To Do Solar System Model
Eight year old twins Shaun & Kyra describe our Solar System and explain how to make each Planet using the balloon and rice technique to build a solar system ...
Three’s the charm: Three ways to make a Solar System model (and a giveaway)
Tutorials for making a Solar System model are always popular on Crafts ‘n Coffee. I think it’s a universal school project, and at some point, almost everyone makes a model of the Solar System. I already have instructions for a Solar System Poster, and a “Real” Solar System Model, and today I’m sharing one more…