Planet research projects can be so exciting!! Are your students looking for a way to research their favorite planet or dwarf planet and present the information with facts about their planet back to their classmates in a way that gives them creative freedom? This project has everything you need and more to help your students provide the best information about any planet they choose!
This packet includes:
Research Packet: 2 cover page choices, table of contents, 4 pages for recording notes, sketch a planet, works cited, words to know, page to write planet report, a few editable pages if you would like to add to your report, and instructions for how to use in Google Classroom.
Display Presentation, Written Paper Outline, and More: There is an outline within to give students 2 options for how they would like to present their planet presentation, a pop-up book (with a materials list and directions), or a PowerPoint slideshow presentation (with template slides). There is also a description of what is expected in the written paper. Students will have to write an informative paper (or a different paper of teacher choosing). Additionally, there is an example of how the works cited should be written.
Rubrics: There are 4 different rubrics: 1 rubric to grade the presentation, 1 rubric for the overall project, and 2 different choices to grade the written paper.
There is also a digital link included for making a copy and saving in Google Drive and using it in Google Classroom (perfect for students who may be absent or having students write digitally).