SPACE - Landscape Learning:

1. Brainstorm "What we think we know about space".‚Äč

2. In teams come up with 1 question you would like to know the answer to about Space.

5. Use Books, Internet etc to use while researching for the following tasks below.

TASK 1
As a team, present a poster in some way that shows the planets in order from the sun. Add an interesting fact next to each one.


TASK 2
Add the meanings of words or phrases you see there in the glossary below. Don't delete other groups meanings. Just type on another line or add to the information already there. Use your own words.



Seasons
seasons are: spring summer autum winter and its like when the weather changes
Phases of the moon

moons gravitational pull

Nothern hemisphere

Southern hemisphere

Earths axis
earth axis is when earth revolves (rotates around the sun)
Solar System
where planets are and stars are
Planet
some plants are made from rock
Sun
the sun is made of magma and fire. the sun controls light
Star
a star is made of gas. the sun is a star.
Moon
is a huge rock. earth's satillite. the moon was a part of earth
Galaxy
a bunch of stars planets and stuff!
Black Hole
blackholes are like big garbage cans in space!!! Black hole are the biggest stars in the universe
Comet
moving rock in space. comets wizz around space.
Asteriod
These are rocks from space.
Milky Way
This is our galaxy.It has millions of stars. diameter of the milky way about 100,000 light years
Alien
Aliens are creatures from space. Other lifeforms.
Force of gravity
a type of air that pulls things to the ground
Astronomy
a bunch of astroids
Space
space was made for more than 100 years
Space station
a home of rockets and spacemen
Moon Landing
moon landing is when a rocket lands
Space shuttle
Its what the people go on to space. a shuttle that goes into space.
Astronaut
The person going to space an person with special abillitys for space
drawf planets
drawf planets are not planets at all they are dead planets. drawf planets are stars.


TASK 3
Take photos of the shadow from the flagpole every 30min. Put it together in some way and describe what is causing the shadows to move.


TASK 4
Use the information provided to answer your teams question. Record your findings on the video camera.

TASK 5
Act out how the earth spins on its own axis and around the sun. Get someone to video this with the camera.




TASK 6
When all tasks are finished, video yourself talking about things you have learnt over the entire space topic.



TASK 7 EXTRA FOR EXPERTS!!!
Create a stop motion cartoon using lego pieces and figures that tells a story about space.





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