Standard I-objective 2: Big Bang & the Solar System
Standard I: Students will understand that scientific evidence supports theories that explain how the universe and solar system developed. They will compare Earth to other objects in the solar system.
Objective 2: Analyze Earth as part of the solar system, which is part of the Milky Way galaxy.
"I Can" Statements
a. I can identify the scientific evidence for the age of the solar system, including Earth. (from Obj.1)
b. I can describe the nebular theory of solar system formation and the evidence supporting it.
c. I can compare the composition of objects in the solar system to their distance from the sun.
d. I can compare the size of the solar system to the Milky Way galaxy.
e. I can compare the size and scale of objects within the solar system.
f. I can evaluate the conditions that exist on the other planets and moons in the solar system.
|Learning Activity||Technology||Application Lab||Inquiry Lab||Discussion||Audio-Visual||Reading/ Writing||Students Teach||Demonstration|
|Composition of the Solar System||X|
|Modeling the Solar System||X||X|
|Creat Your Own Solar System||X||X|
|Evolution of the Solar System|
|Active Accretion (game)||X|
|Size of the Solar System vs Milky Way|
|Our Solar System ppt||X|
|A Travelors Guide to the Planets||X|