In this lesson students will make a Solar System Necklace (bead and edible options) modeling the order and distance of the planets while learning about the characteristics of each one. Students will also make a Sun Hat and write a sentence about something new they have learned about the planets.
* Enrichment activitiy also provide for large number and distances
W.K.2: Use a combination of drawing, dictating and writing to compose information in which they name what they are writing about and supply some information about the topic.
RI.1.3: Describe the connection between two individual events, ideas or information in a text.
SL.2.2: Recount or describe details from read alouds/oral presentations.