Space

Space

Grade Level: 6th Grade Science

Research Topic: Space

Assignment: We will be doing a project for our space unit. Please follow the guidelines and rubric provided during class.

Number and types of resources required: 1 Worldbook Online; 1 book or ebook; 1 website

Note taking: Remember to use the split-screen method or snipping tool method for taking notes. Write your notes using fragments of sentences rather than complete sentences. Use bullet points for taking notes.

Student Resources in Context: This is a database. Again, remember to use keywords for your topic. (This is not a website.) The source citation is listed at the bottom of the page. Copy and paste this to your notes.

Citing Sources: Use EasyBib to cite your sources.

World Book Advanced: Remember to use keywords for your topic. (This is not a website.) The source citation is listed at the bottom of the page. Copy and paste this to your notes.

BrainPop has video clips on most of the topics listed

Books: Cart of books on Space

World Book

Log-in ID: sms

Password: mustangs

NASA Solar System Exploration

Contains information on all the planets, sun, constellations, dwarf planets, comets, meteors, and asteroids.

NASA Astrophysics

Contains information on galaxies, milky way galaxy, black holes and stars.

Enchanted Learning: All About Astronomy

All About Astronomy: Solar System, The Stars and The Death of Stars.

BrainPOP

Username: fzsouth

Password: brainpop

NASA Websites

Contains a list of NASA websites.