Earth and Space Science

Earth and Space Science

Comets

What’s special about a comet?

Readings:

p.54-55
p.78-79

Independent Readings:

I have my students read library books about our science topics.  Here are a few we grabbed from the library for this lesson:

 

Video:

Narration Page:

Use a blank sheet of paper and have your students draw a picture and/or write their narration on it.  Have them tell you what a comet is and how its tail is formed.

Explore More:

Visit NASA’s Space Place for interactive fun and more information about comets.