This 50+ page Earth Science Packet includes worksheets about the solar system, the layers of the Earth, plate tectonics, the ring of fire, earthquake activity and volcanoes. I also included more than a dozen hands-on activities we did with this unit including activities about plate tectonics, using a compass, earthquakes, volcanoes, instructions on how to make a shake table and more!
In all, this packet is more than 50 pages (and includes the suggested answers). In addition to detailed instructions with pictures for all of our hands-on activities, this packet includes the following Earth Science Worksheets:
Solar System Worksheet
Layers of the Earth Worksheet:
Geography Terms: Earth’s Axis and the Seasons; Latitude Longitude Worksheets:
Plate Movement Worksheets, Types of Plate Boundaries:
Earthquake Activities: How to make an earthquake shake table
4 Types of Mountains Worksheets, 4 types of Volcanoes Worksheets, Parts of a Volcano Worksheet:
The Earth Science Packet is $4.00.
Once you pay for this packet, you will immediately receive a link to download this file (which will open in a browser window). You will also receive an email from Sendowl (the service I use) TO YOUR PAYPAL EMAIL ADDRESS, which will have a link you can click on to download the Earth Science unit. (It will say, “You can download your digital products…” with a clickable link.) Of course, if you have any issues just email me at — liesl at homeschoolden dot com. You can also reach me by using the contact form on the blog or can reach me over at our Homeschool Den Facebook Page.
NOTE: Once you download this packet you will need to COPY it to the file location of your choice (rather than selecting “Save As” on the PDF that pops up). By default, many computers save files and pdfs to a “Downloads” folder. Look in that folder and right click on the file. Hit “Copy.” Then paste it into the folder of your choice! If you have any trouble, just contact me! ~Liesl
You MAY NOT share this file directly on any file-sharing site. This packet is for your personal use only. You may make as many copies as you would like for your children or the students in your classroom only. Other teachers/educators must obtain their own copy of this file.
If you found this packet helpful, we’d love to hear from you here in the comments area or at our Homeschool Den Facebook Page! ~Liesl
You might also be interested in some of our other packets and printable:
Earth’s 4 Major Systems (coming soon): Atmosphere, Geosphere, Hydrosphere, Biosphere (free printable) – These notebook pages review the 4 major ecosystems and is a good introduction to any unit on earth science, Earth’s atmosphere, biomes, ecosystems & animal habitats, or an ocean unit.
Simple Machines Packet - This packet include our hands on activities on levers, wedges and more.
Digestive System Unit – This packet includes hands on activities about digestion, the length of the digestive tract and more
Rock and Minerals Worksheets - Worksheets plus our hands on activities on the three types of rocks
Coming This Spring:
Muscular System Packet and Lapbook Pages
Circulatory System Packet and Lapbook Pages