Exploring Space

Exploring Space

Publisher: Educators Resource
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$12.47

The books in ScienceWorks for Kids, Grades 1-3, connect science with real life. Each book covers 8 science concepts that are supported by hands-on activities and ready-to-go resources. Each lesson relates to the National Science Education Standards.

Exploring Space covers these concepts:

  • Earth is part of a solar system in the Milky Way galaxy
  • stars are huge balls of hot, glowing gases
  • our sun is a star
  • groups of stars seen together are called constellations
  • each planet in our solar system has unique characteristics
  • Earth has one satellite called the moon
  • Earth’s movements through space cause day and night and the seasons
  • scientists study space in many ways

A variety of engaging activities present the concepts in ways that students can understand. Each concept presented includes:

  • teacher directions for lessons
  • reproducible resource pages such as sets of picture cards, minibooks, and lab sheets to record the results of hands-on investigations
Book Title Exploring Space
Publisher: Educators Resource

The books in ScienceWorks for Kids, Grades 1-3, connect science with real life. Each book covers 8 science concepts that are supported by hands-on activities and ready-to-go resources. Each lesson relates to the National Science Education Standards.

Exploring Space covers these concepts:

  • Earth is part of a solar system in the Milky Way galaxy
  • stars are huge balls of hot, glowing gases
  • our sun is a star
  • groups of stars seen together are called constellations
  • each planet in our solar system has unique characteristics
  • Earth has one satellite called the moon
  • Earth’s movements through space cause day and night and the seasons
  • scientists study space in many ways

A variety of engaging activities present the concepts in ways that students can understand. Each concept presented includes:

  • teacher directions for lessons
  • reproducible resource pages such as sets of picture cards, minibooks, and lab sheets to record the results of hands-on investigations