Learning Activity #4: Solar System Presentation
Research the planets and select one of the planets in our solar system that you will study in more depth for a presentation. These two website will assist your research.
Submission Item: Create an 8-10 PowerPoint slide deck.
To achieve maximum points for content and analysis, thoroughly 0address the following elements for the planet you selected.
Name of planet
Planet type (terrestrial or Jovian)
Order of planet from the sun (Example: Earth is 3rd)
Description of planet’s appearance and surface features
Number of satellites and rings, if any
Distance from the sun
Mass compared to Earth
Other facts or information of your choice
Don’t forget a title slide and a conclusion slide!
Include a reference slide for information sources as well as any images you include.
Ensure that you have cited and referenced at least two scholarly or government sources.
Ensure that you have a title slide and reference slide, in addition to your 8-10 slides. Any images you use must also be referenced. Be aware of copyright laws! A good source for images is Wikipedia Commons, which provides the source for you.