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Ch 3: Planet Earth for Elementary School

About This Chapter

Engaging lessons in this short chapter can improve young students' comprehension of planet Earth. Multiple-choice quizzes and a practice exam can assess students' grasp of this subject and enhance their ability to succeed on an upcoming assignment, project or test.

Planet Earth for Elementary School - Chapter Summary

Ensure your elementary school students are up to speed on topics related to planet Earth by taking advantage of the learning and study resources in this self-paced chapter. Fun lessons designed specifically for kids provide entertaining overviews of Earth's history, physical characteristics, formation and more. Mini quizzes paired with the lessons ensure students have a comprehensive understanding of planet Earth.

Chapter Topics

  • Earth's history
  • The size and shape of Earth
  • Earth's orbit around the Sun
  • How Earth was formed

Who It's For

Kids who need extra help with planet Earth will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There's no faster or easier way to learn about the basics of Earth as a planet.

  • Students who have fallen behind in understanding the history and characteristics of Earth
  • Students who have learning disabilities or need a little extra help learning about how Earth orbits the Sun.
  • Students who prefer multiple ways of learning science (visual or auditory)
  • Students who have missed class and need to catch up
  • Students who need an efficient and convenient way to learn about how Earth was formed
  • Students who struggle to understand their science teachers
  • Students who attend schools without extra science resources

How It Works

  • Find lessons in the chapter that cover planet Earth topics your student needs to learn or review.
  • Press play to watch the video lesson with your student or read through the text lesson.
  • Review the lesson or video transcripts, emphasizing the highlighted vocab words to reinforce learning about Earth.
  • Test your student's understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
  • Verify your student understands Earth by completing the Planet Earth for Elementary School chapter exam.

6 Lessons in Chapter 3: Planet Earth for Elementary School
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History of the Earth: Lesson for Kids

1. History of the Earth: Lesson for Kids

Come dive deep into the creation of the Earth! Learn about how the Universe, the planets, the moons, asteroids, and comets all started with a big bang.

What is the Size & Shape of Earth? - Lesson for Kids

2. What is the Size & Shape of Earth? - Lesson for Kids

In this lesson, you will learn about the size and the shape of the planet that we all live on: Earth. Earth's shape and size are important for understanding how our planet works.

How the Earth Orbits the Sun: Lesson for Kids

3. How the Earth Orbits the Sun: Lesson for Kids

Have you ever wondered why life was found on Earth and not the other planets? It has a lot to do with our unique orbit around the Sun. This lesson describes this orbit and how it affects us.

How was the Earth Formed? - Lesson for Kids

4. How was the Earth Formed? - Lesson for Kids

Where did Earth come from, and how was it formed? How did the universe come to be? Come along to see how it all started with a big bang and read about how things have changed over time!

Leap Year Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

5. Leap Year Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts

Did you know that not all years have the same number of days? In this lesson, you'll find out about what a leap year is, how many days it has, and why those extra days are needed.

Autumnal Equinox Lesson for Kids: Definition & Explanation

6. Autumnal Equinox Lesson for Kids: Definition & Explanation

This lesson will introduce you to the astronomical phenomenon known as the autumnal equinox. Learn about what an equinox is, why it occurs, and how it affects people around the world.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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