7th session: The Earth in the Solar System DIDACTIC UNIT FOR 3TH PRIMARY SOCIAL SCIENCE 7th session: 1st session : What do we know ? Do you name the planets ? What are they ? Watch and listen to the planets song : https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVVfALI4MxU Do you name the seasons ? Watch and listen to the seasons song : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksGiLaIx39c 7th session: 1st session : The solar system is made up of the sun (a big star ), eight planets and other celestial bodies Look how is the orbit around the Sun https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=z8aBZZnv6y8 Watch this video and let’s talk about the nearer planets than the Sun and the further planets than the Sun https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJ2bQWH6GCM And now listen to the song . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0H0cYRSxyWY 7th session: 2nd session : In pairs let’s talk about and answer the questions : What is in the centre of the Solar System ? What are the nearest planets ? What are the furthest planets ? You’re going to create a solar system . Entry in: http://www.kidsastronomy.com/fun/make-a-solar-system.htm 7th session: 2nd and 3rd session Play with your partner : http://www.softschools.com/science/space/solar_system_kids_games/ Draw the Solar System in your notebook If you have time…to know more http://www.kidsastronomy.com/solar_system.htm http://en.educaplay.com/en/learningresources/2072448/the_solar_system__.htm Fill in the blanks : 7th session: 3rd session : The planet earth has got two movements : rotation and revolution Make the experiment at home with the help of your family Watch these videos https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDed5eXmngE https ://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9VwLOR0m6mQ 7th session: 3rd and 4th session : Remember and answer these oral questions : What are the two movements of The Earth ? What do they cause? How do they take ? Name the seasons What is the name of the satellite of the Earth ? And the name of the main phases ? The moon is the satellite of the Earth Listen to the song of the phases of the moon . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQRNzepe4wI Watch this video and you will see how the man reached the moon : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yaYHa7CX_vM 7th session: 4th session : Do the puzzle , as soon as posible, with your partner : Listen and Complete this text in your notebook: The Solar System is made up of the ………., ……….. planets and other celestial bodies . The……….is the ………….’s satellite . It takes ………. days around The Earth . The …………….…of The Earth takes ……. hours and causes………….and…………….… The ……………….of The Earth ……………. the Sun takes ……………. days and causes……………….. http://www.primarygames.com/holidays/earth_day/games/planetearthjigsawpuzzle/ Watch the video to know the three layers of the earth : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1PzX_Mq7ug 7th session: 5 th session : Complete this diagram in your notebook: The Solar System i s made up of Other celestial bodies Our planet h as three layers m akes two movements 7th session: 5th session Match the words : HYDROSPHERE GEOSPHERE ATMOSPHERE CLOUDS CONTINENTS ISLANDS AIR SEA RIVERS Make a handicraft : Colour the foam ball with felt-pens : Brown for the Geosphere . Blue for the Hydrosphere . 2. Label the layers with small sticks and play-dough . 7th session: 6 th session In small groups listen to the song and write sentences of each planet to prepare the perform : https:// www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymUHlV074OQ or again https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RJ2bQWH6GCM Let’s Act out in the class 7th session: 7th session And now …… the test What is the Solar System made up? Name the planets and colour the closest planets red and the furthest ones blue . 3. What are the two movements of The Earth ? Explain them with the help of the images . 4. What do they cause? 7th session: 7th session 5. Draw the Sun in the picture and answer : Why is there a bright part ? What is people doing in the another part ? 6. Name the seasons . 7 . What’s the name of the satellite of The Earth ? 8. Name the main phases . 9. What are the different layers of The Earth ? Point to in the picture . 7th session: 7th session Self assesment Circle : Do you understand the lesson excellent ? Do y ou understand the lesson ok? Do you understand the lesson not very well ?