Science Anchor Chart -Solar System: Rotating and Revolving Teaching Special Thinkers. I would use this to teach the difference between the planets rotating and revolving. After this, I could work my way into the stars and different constellations.
Teach constellation patterns- print, cut out the circles. punch holes in dots and tape circle to the end of a TP roll. Look through the roll to see the constellation! Shine flashlight through in dark and display constellation on a wall.
Order of the Planets Mnemonic Device Activity Sheet Looking for a fun FREEBIE to add to your space unit or study of the solar system? Help students remember the names and order of the planets with this mnemonic device flip sheet activity.
***FREE*** 2 Free Science Books for Beginning Readers. This sample set contains 2 science books for beginning readers. The titles included in this set are "All About Nocturnal Animals" and "The Planets." I hope your students enjoy reading them!