Space 5E Lessons

  • Everything You Need

    Each of the 5E lessons comes with the following downloadable files: Objective and I CAN statement cards, Engagement Activity, Differentiated Station Lab, Editable Interactive PowerPoint, Interactive Notebook Templates, Modified Notes, Anchor Chart Ideas, Student Choice Projects, Homework Activity, Assessment (including modified)

  • Standards Alignment

    All of the 5E lessons are aligned to the middle school TEKS and middle school NGSS standards. For a complete alignment guide see the FAQ below.

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Bundle Includes:

Everything you need to teach a unit on space. Each of the lesson plans follows the 5E model and provides you with the exact tools to teach the topics. All of the guesswork has been removed with these NO PREP lessons.


What’s Included in Each 5E Lesson?

Engagement:
Objective and I CAN statements – 11x17 for class display
Blank Objective and I CAN statements – Available for editing
Engagement Activity - Specific instructions for an engaging introduction

Exploration:
Differentiated Station Lab – Student-Led and differentiated for all learning styles

Explanation:
Editable Interactive PowerPoint - No more boring notes
INB Templates – Templates for student interactive notebooks
Modified Notes
Anchor Chart Diagrams and Ideas

Elaboration:
Student Choice Project – completed in class or at home

Evaluation:
Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle (when applicable)
Homework – Weekly homework assignment
Assessment – Open-ended and modified assessment

Course curriculum

  • 1
    Getting Started
    • --- READ FIRST 5E Lesson Plan
    • --- Teacher Instructions for Going Online KeslerScience Edition
    • Blank Objective and Word Wall Cards
    • Station Lab Signs
    • Editable Station Lab Cards
    • Using Google Forms with Station Labs
  • 2
    Asteroids, Meteors, and Comets
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Asteroids, Meteors, and Comets Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Asteroids, Meteors and Comets PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration -Asteroids Meteors and Comets Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration -Asteroids Meteors and Comets Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Asteroids Meteors and Comets Assessment
  • 3
    Big Bang Theory
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Big Bang Theory Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Big Bang Theory Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Big Bang Theory Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Big Bang Theory Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Big Bang Theory Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Big Bang Theory PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Big Bang Theory Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Big Bang Theory Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Big Bang Theory Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Big Bang Theory Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Big Bang Theory Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Big Bang Theory Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Big Bang Theory Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Big Bang Theory Assessment
  • 4
    Eclipses
    • 1 Engagement -Eclipse Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement -Eclipse Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement -Engagement Activity
    • 1 Engagement – Eclipses Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Solar and Lunar Eclipses Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Solar and Lunar Eclipses Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Solar and Lunar Eclipses Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Solar and Lunar Eclipses Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation -Eclipse Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Eclipses PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - Eclipses INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Eclipses Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Eclipses Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Eclipses Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Eclipses Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Eclipses Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Eclipses Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Eclipses Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Eclipses Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Eclipses Assessment
  • 5
    Electromagnetic Spectrum
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 1 Engagement - Astronomer's Quote
    • 2 Engagement - Electromagnetic Spectrum Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Electromagnetic Spectrum Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Electromagnetic Spectrum Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Electromagnetic Spectrum Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Electromagnetic Spectrum PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Electromagnetic Spectrum Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Electromagnetic Spectrum Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Electromagnetic Spectrum Assessment
  • 6
    Galaxies and Light Years
    • 1 Engagement - Galaxies Engagement Activity
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Galaxies Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Galaxies Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Galaxies Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Galaxies Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Galaxies and Light Years PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Galaxies Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Galaxies Modified Notes.
    • 4 Elaboration - Galaxies Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Galaxies Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Galaxies Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Galaxies Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Galaxies Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Galaxies Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Galaxies Assessment
  • 7
    H-R Diagram
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall.compressed
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 1 Engagement - Blank HR Diagram Activity
    • 2 Exploration - HR Diagram Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - HR Diagram Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - HR Diagram Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - HR Diagram Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - H-R Digram PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - H-R Diagram Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - H-R Diagram Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - H-R Diagram Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - H-R Diagram Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - HR Diagram Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - H-R Diagram Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - H-R Diagram Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - H-R Diagram Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - H-R Diagram Homework
  • 8
    Life Cycle of a Star
    • 1 Engagement -Llife cycle of a star Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement -Life cycle of a star Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Life cycle of a star Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Life Cycle of a Star Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Life Cycle of a Star Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Life Cycle of a Star Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Life Cycle of a Star Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Life cycle of a star Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Life cycle of a star PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - Life cycle of a star INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation -Life cycle of a star Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation -Life cycle of a star Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Life cycle of a star Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Life cycle of a star Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Life cycle of a star Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Life cycle of a star Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Life cycle of a star Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Life cycle of a star Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Life cycle of a star Assessment
  • 9
    Lunar Cycle
  • 10
    Planets
    • 1 Engagement -Planets Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement -Planets Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Inner Planets Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Inner Planets Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Inner Planets Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Inner Planets Station Lab - Answer Sheet Only
    • 2 Exploration - Outer Planets Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 2 Exploration - Outer Planets Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Outer Planets Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Outer Planets Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Gravity Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Gravity Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Gravity Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 2 Exploration - Gravity Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Gravity Station Lab - How Much Do You Weigh Document
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Planets PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Planets Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Planets Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Planets Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Planets Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Planets Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Planets Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Planets Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Planets Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Planets Assessment
  • 11
    Seasons
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Seasons Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Seasons Station Lab - No ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Seasons Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Seasons Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Seasons PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Seasons Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Seasons Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Seasons Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Seasons Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Seasons Crossword Puzzles
    • 5 Evaluation - Seasons Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Seasons Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Seasons Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Seasons Assessment
  • 12
    Tides
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement - Objective and Word Wall
    • 1 Engagement – Teacher Directions and Activities
    • 2 Exploration - Tides Station Lab
    • 2 Exploration - Tides Station Lab - NO ANSWER KEY
    • 2 Exploration - Tides Station Lab - M Reading NO ANSWERS
    • 2 Exploration - Tides Station Lab - Answer Sheet ONLY
    • 3 Explanation - Anchor Chart Ideas
    • 3 Explanation - Tides PowerPoint
    • 3 Explanation - INB Templates
    • 3 Explanation - Tides Modified Notes
    • 3 Explanation - Tides Modified Notes
    • 4 Elaboration - Tides Student Project
    • 4 Elaboration - Tides Student Project
    • 5 Evaluation - Tides Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Tides Homework
    • 5 Evaluation - Tides Assessment
    • 5 Evaluation - Tides Assessment

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