Understanding earth science concepts can be challenging for students, particularly when the material is presented only in textbook form. Kids often struggle to understand ideas if they only read, see or hear about them. Providing hands-on, interactive, student-directed activities can make lessons come alive. Here are links for free printable earth science booklets, coloring pages, dioramas and 3D models. Topics includes astronomy, solar system, earth's poles and magnetism, earth's sun, earth's moon and other relevant lessons. These printable activities work well for teachers, homeschoolers and scout leaders (for various science badges). Read more at read more
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