A Solar System WebQuest for the Students of Ms. Joslin at Leestown Middle School

Introduction

Welcome to a Visit through the Solar System. Since Earth is one planet in the Solar System it makes sense to learn about the other planets that revolve around our sun. And while we're at it, let's find out something about our sun and the moon that revolves around Earth.

Task

Your task is to click on each picture below to find out more about it. As you visit each site, find the facts to complete your worksheet.

Resources

   
 
   

Process

Visit the resources above in the order listed which is the same order as the worksheet. Answer each question on the worksheet from the information you find in your resources.

Teacher Tips

Whenever you finish with a resource, be sure to click on the BACK button in the upper left corner to get back to the webquest.

Evaluation

This worksheet is worth 100 points. Do a good job!!

Conclusion

There is still lots to find out about our own Solar System. As we learn more about our Solar System, we will learn more about how our very own planet formed. Keep an eye on the newspaper and read about the latest discoveries about the Solar System.