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Space Notebook Photos and Ideas
7 Ideas for Teaching Space
Focus: Review cycles in space and comparing the moon, sun, and earth.
Minilesson: Evaluating Models
Throughout the year, we have discussed advantages/ benefits/ strengths of models and limitations/ weaknesses/ disadvantages of models. I try to change out the use of that vocabulary so students are exposed to all of the terms.
I will explain what two stations will be completed today to review. Students will work in pairs with their shoulder partner (mixed ability) on Skitch. I will call small groups of students to review with me using task cards. If students get a question incorrect, I can address the misconception or mis understanding right away in small group.
1. iPad Diagrams: Students use Skitch to explain the reason we have night and day. They must include text and a diagram.
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