Science & Nature
At Home Science Summer Camp: Our Weird, Wide Solar System
During this summer camp, students will explore our solar system.
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learners per class
$8 per class
Meets 3x per week
Over 2 weeks
50 minutes per class
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Students will learn all about our solar system. We will learn the order of the planets and some fun facts about each planet. We will examine the stars, the sun, and black holes. We will take a close look at meteors and shooting stars as well as other space phenomenon. Utilizing images from the Hubble telescope, students will be able to take a guided tour of the solar system. And last, but not least, students will learn about rockets and try their hand at designing their own homemade rocket....
Students will understand the order of the planets and how they orbit. They will be able to understand different phenomenon that occur in space. Students will develop an understanding of how rockets work.
No formal homework is assigned, however extra resources will be included for students to further their understanding outside of class time.
Food coloring Glitter Oil Water Glass jar with lid Clay or play dough Paint and/or markers Foam pieces ( encouraged but not required) Tissue paper
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Assessment is informal and will use both verbal and written.
2 hours 30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
We will be using the NASA website for access to Hubble photos.
Bethany DaleyMaking learning fun!
215 total reviews
150 completed classes
Hello! I enjoy teaching literature classes that make learning the greats fun and interesting. I love teaching Shakespeare and creative writing. I also enjoy home-based science classes. I have been in education for years. I began teaching early...