Space: Science | Planets
This Planets KS2 Science lesson gives your Year 5 or Year 6 class the chance to explore the planets of our solar system. The included slideshow presentation goes through some basic information about each of the planets, such as its diameter, distance from the sun and its time taken to orbit the Sun.
Children can then use a variety of sources of information to find out more about each of the planets in detail. Children are also given the chance to think of different ways of classifying the planets according to their features.
A lesson plan, slideshow presentation, differentiated activity ideas and a range of printable resources are all included, making your KS2 Planets lesson a breeze to prepare and teach!
- Lesson plan
- Activity ideas
- Information sheet
- Planet fact cards