The students will learn some vocabulary for talking about space and create their own planet.

Target language: space vocabulary, there is/are.

In this lesson about the Solar System, students will be introduced to some vocabulary for talking about space. They’ll be told a story about two characters going on a tour of the Solar System and complete a worksheet where they order the planets. Then they’ll make their own planet, contributing to a unique display for the classroom.

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