WebQuest

   EXPLORING OUTER SPACE    


A WebQuest for 3rd Grade Students

Designed by Alicia Ryman
aryman@gustavus.edu

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Strand:Earth and Space Science
Sub-Strand:The Universe
Standard:The student will understand the characteristics and relationships of objects in the solar                                             system.
Benchmark:
** The student will recognize the difference between rotation and revolution and their connection to day, night, seasons, and the gear.
** The student will be able to identify the planets in the solar system and their relative sizes, distances, and basic characteristics. 
** The student will know that planets look like stars, but over time they move differently than star.
** The student will observe that the sun supplies heat and light to the earth.