Science


Syllabus – Session II

Week 1. Night sky and moon phases
Hands on activity: art project showing the different moon phases
Week 2. Our Sun
Hands on activity: word search, draw a line to match and label things that need the sun worksheets
Week 3. Weather and seasons
Autumn hands on activity(thanksgiving)
Week 4. Weather and seasons
Hands on activity: finger paint a tree that reflects spring
Week 5. Weather and seasons:
Summer hands on activity
Week 6. Weather and seasons
Winter hands on activity (Christmas)
Week 7. Game review on sun, moon and seasons for exam next week
Week 8. Verbal exam on sun, moon and seasons.
If time permits we will have some games and puzzles on sun, moon and seasons.

Syllabus  ~  Session 1

 

Week One:

Introduction to the Solar System. Students will learn facts about the planet Mercury. Included in our lesson will be a hands on activity.

Week Two:

Students will learn some facts about the planet Venus along with a hands on activity.

Week Three:

Students will learn some facts about the planet Earth along with a hands on activity.

Week Four:

Students will learn some facts about the planet Mars along with a hands on activity

Week Five:

Students will learn some facts about planet Jupiter as well as reviewing the facts the have already learned about planets Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars.

Week Six:

Students will learn some facts about planet Saturn along with a hands on activity.

Week Seven:

Students will learn some facts about planet Uranus and Neptune along with a hands on activity.

Week Eight:

Today each student will finish building their personal solar system to take home. We will review all the planets and some of the facts by playing a game, building a puzzle and singing a song!