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Teaching New planets, old questions

New planets, old questions

This set is designed to deepen students’ understanding of recent developments in space exploration. The first few texts in this set discuss newly discovered planets and highlight their similarities to Earth. Subsequent articles present different hypotheses regarding the existence of extraterrestrials and discuss what makes a planet habitable.

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ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

STANDARDS:
RI.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.4 - Key Terms & Tone, RI.6 - Author's Purpose, RI.7 - Diverse Media, RI.8 - Evaluate Argument, RI.9 - Compare Texts

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

1,2,3,4
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