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Identifying the Planets in the Solar System

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Summary: Excite your students with this out of this world lesson as they travel through the solar system and learn to identify the eight planets. The lesson engages and assesses students through the use of active learning, collaborative work, and assessment questions.

Students can interact with this lesson using MimioTeach, MimioPad, MimioVote, and the MimioMobile app for iPad. Teachers will be able to gather constant real time assessment data throughout the lesson.

Teachers can customize this lesson within MimioStudio to meet the specific needs of their students. Teachers are also encouraged to add more assessment questions and interactive activities using solar system resources in the MimioStudio Gallery.

The possibilities are as numerous as the stars in the sky. Feel free to upload your version of this stellar lesson to your profile!

This lesson is a great resource for Science teachers during Astronomy Week in April!

The short video below explains how you can use all of the solar system resources on MimioConnect!"

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Paul Gigliotti Posted by: Paul Gigliotti Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

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This is such a COOL creation!

This is such a COOL creation! I was asked to do a presentation at a school community event. One of the items I showed was your "identifying the planets in the Solar System". It was a HUGE hit with teachers, parents and students! Thanks.

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    Jun. 2, 2013
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Tina Scribner
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