Solar System Introduction and Research Project
This activity helps students learn about planets through research and presentation skills. Student use a worksheet to guide their research about characteristics of a planet. Students use their research to develop a multimedia presentation persuade people to live on the planet. Instructional materials include suggestions for multi-day project planning, student worksheets, list of suggested online resources for student research, research prompts, presentation planning tool, reflection prompts, and rubric.
–Gayle Anbe, Ilima Intermediate