|Earth Space Wordsearch 07 For Google Apps
Are you looking for fun, interactive educator lesson plan activities and resources for Earth Space? This word search puzzle includes a list of 20 space words hidden in the grid. Choice board activity ideas, found below, include a number of creative ideas to support distance, blended and differentiated learning. Puzzle is suitable for students in grades 4,5,6, home schools and as a tutoring resource.
Puzzle is available in both downable for printing format and by clicking on the Google apps link to copy the file to the computer for the Google apps version.
To solve the puzzle first, locate words hidden in the grid. Then, trace, or circle, the letter path and finally, remember to track progress by checking off each word as it is found in the grid.
Choice board activities:
l. ENGAGE creativity by getting kids to develop their own puzzle sets (word searches using blank grids (see links below), crossword puzzles, scrambled letters, or matching puzzles) for others to solve
2. IGNITE students' imaginations by getting kids to create a treasure map using some of the space words (e.g. in the Milky Way, via space exploration vehicles, or via navigating through any number of the planets!)
3. FOSTER innovation by getting them to make a model for one of the words listed. For example: planet orbiting the sun, create a model of one of the many constellations
Link to blank word search grids: blank word search
Here is a link to the basic 15x15 word search grid: 15 by 15 grid
Link to sun shaped, blank word search grid: sun shaped word search grid Use this blank grid as a: planet, the sun, full moon, new moon, harvest moon
Link to moon shaped, blank word search grid: moon shaped word search grid