Earth and Space Science

Earth and Space Science


Now it’s time to learn about our solar system’s beauty – Saturn



Independent Readings:

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


Narration Page:

By this stage in 2nd grade, my students are writing at least 3 sentences sharing from our lesson or from what they have discovered in their readings.

You can use a blank sheet of paper and have your students draw a picture and/or write their narration on it.

Explore More:

CLICK HERE to go to NASA’s Saturn page.  See pictures of current probe activity and watch videos about the planet.

Incorporate the Arts:

Listen to Gustav Holst’s “Saturn” from his Planets symphony.  I played this while my students were doing their independent reading.