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Adonia Strawn

Virtual Outer Space Exploration

Grades: Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade
Subjects: Home Learning, Science

Student Instructions

Today you will get to explore many fun activities about outer space! 1) Explore the space site link. Click on planets 🪐, stars ⭐ and boxes 🔲. 2) When your done exploring tap ✖️on the top of the page and come back to Seesaw seesaw. 3) Tap the add to begin telling what you learned. 4) Use the drawing drawing tools on pages pages 2 and 3 to show something you learned during your exploration today! Use the mic to record your thinking. 5) Go to page 4 and add a picture or photo of yourself dressed up for space and add a background details with the pencil. 6) Tap the check to save your work. https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vToxlXTqxK36-73vxQGnPgYDpLzHLETevIb5_S7D8ftBF1X8DXNdaJ8ALATkw8Dv8GIS6rTLM3yYG6O/pub?start=false&loop=false&delayms=3000

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

This provides open exploration of introductory outer space concepts such as gravity, planets, the moon and space travel. Students listen to stories, watch astronaut videos and follow directed draw video, then reflect on their learning. This activity provides choice and different learning paths K-5 students can enjoy. Other space resources: https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/discover/science/space/ten-facts-about-space/