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Lesson Seven – Solar System Quiz

This science teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to devise questions for a class quiz to test general knowledge about different concepts related to space. The class can research information to use when selecting questions about Earth’s position in space and its orbit around the Sun.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to devise questions for a class quiz to test general knowledge about different concepts related to space

Learning Objectives

Describe the movement of the Earth, and other planets, relative to the Sun in the solar system. Identifying scientific evidence that has been used to support or refute ideas or arguments.

Learning Outcomes

I can explain the movement of planets in the Solar System around the Sun. I can collect evidence to prove a scientific fact.

Solar System Quiz

Teaching sequence to help the children devise questions for a class quiz to test general knowledge about different concepts related to space

Solar System Facts

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children understand key facts about space for the class to identify technical vocabulary

Space Facts

Activity to help the children identify and record a range of different true and false facts about space and the Solar System

Solar System Quiz

Interactive activity to help the children devise questions for a class quiz to test general knowledge about different concepts related to space

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to devise questions for a class quiz to test general knowledge about different concepts related to space

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