Science Power is an engaging and visually rich supplemental science learning site for upper elementary-age children.Teachers can apply Science Power to whole-class, small-group, and individual activities as well as to differentiated instruction or intervention use.
| Graphic Organizers - Check out the great graphic organizers located on Graphic Organizers Tools website and TPSS Resources Bb that you can use with your students.|
Pre-Writing/Mapping Activity - Graphic organizers can assist students with becoming independent, reflective, life-long problem-solvers and learners.
What are Thinking Maps?
Use a graphic organizer to gather information about your assigned planet. You can use Kidspiration or Inspiration software to map out your thoughts as you are researching your topic or use the graphic organizer below.
Planet Bubble Map
Use one of the graphic organizers listed above to research your assigned planet.
World Book Online
You will need to gather facts and images of your planet.
Planet Tabbed Book - Another great way to publish research information!
Animoto Apptivity - Create and share high-quality videos from your device.
You will post your Animoto video in the Discussion Board section of the TangiTech Science Blackboard.
ThingLink Great online resource for creating interactive images and videos for web. Be creative! Make your images come alive with video, text, and images. Every image contains a story and ThingLink helps you tell your stories
You will post your informational ThingLink in the Discussion Board section of the TangiTech Science Blackboard.
Moon Phases - Learn about the different phases of the moon and the relative motion of the Earth, Sun, and Moon for each phase. Show your understanding of the phases of the moon by making a Tunnel Book or Mini Book.
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