This interactive whiteboard (IWB) activity is currently only offered in .flipchart format (File Size: 139.7 MB)—for use with Promethean interactive whiteboards and software. Click here to download ActivInspire software. Use the Firefox web browser to download the file.


Learning Objectives

Students will be able to:

  • identify and describe key features of the magnetosphere
  • explain the interaction of the sun and magnetosphere


This activity, for Grades 6-8, is intended to serve as student-centered learning, with teacher facilitation. After students have completed the full IWB activity, save the file so you can refer to students' completed work later.