Field Elementary School

3_Astronomy

Solar System

 

These links can be used for additional research and information. 

BrainPop

 

NASA Picture Dictionary 

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/dictionary/index.html#.U_kfxUtPyG4

 

**Star Child: The Solar System

http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/solar_system_level1/solar_system.html

Listen and Learn with NASA.  This site was created for elementary students.  For more detailed information select Level 2.

 

Welcome to the Planets

http://pds.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/

Great images of the planets.  Includes RealAudio or MP3 Audio of text.

 

Zoom Astronomy

http://www.AllAboutSpace.com/subjects/astronomy/plan

Student friendly content.  Brief information, statistical tables and good graphics.  Beware of the advertising banner at the top of the page.

 

Fun Activities

 

NASA @ Home and City
http://www.nasa.gov/externalflash/nasacity/index2.htm
Learn how space exploration impacts your daily life.

 

NASA Kids Club
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forkids/kidsclub/flash/index.html
Have a little fun playing games as you learn about the Solar System.

 

NASA Play and Learn
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/playandlearn/playandlearn_archive_1.html
Have a little fun playing games as you learn about the Solar System.

 

NASA Space Place
http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/

Learn about astronomy as you play games or make craft projects.

 

Starchild: Where, Oh Where Does That Little Object Go?
http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/solar_system_level1/activity/planet_go.html
Identify the planets rotating  around the Sun.

 

NASA Images

Find images for your project here.  Save the image to your h drive.  You must be at school to save your picture.

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/imagegallery/