Learning Planet Sizes


  • Sep 4 2010 4:35 PM

    Robert Preston

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In this activity, learners use the concepts of greater than, less than, and equals to classify student height, object size, and planet size. They will build scale models of the planets based on their discoveries of planet size.

Learning Registry Activity


    Topics and Grades

    Grade: TK/K to 4

    Topics: Earth & Space Science, Measurement & Geometry, Science, Mathematics, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Algebra & Functions

    Resource Pedagogy

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    • Teacher Materials

    Tool for: Administrators, Parents, Teachers


    Instructional Strategy

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning