- Internet Field Trips
Navigate the Web to answer questions about our solar system.
- Star Stuff: Astronomy on the Web
K-2, 3-5, 6-8
Go on a galactic Internet journey to discover more about stars and other astronomical phenomena,
- The Sun
Do online research to learn more about our closest star--the Sun.
- Truckin' Around the Solar System
Explore the outer limits of our solar system on the web
- Lesson Plans
- Cybervoyage to the Sun
Go on a cyberjourney through our solar system and learn fascinating sun facts.
- Exploring Math and Science
Challenge children to relate practical math and science skills to real-world experiences in engineering.
- Lost in Space: Space
K-2, 3-5, 6-8
Students make two models of the solar system
- Research Starters: The Moon and the Sun
Start researching this science topic: The Moon and the Sun, from Grolier Online.
- Space Science: Adventure Is Waiting
A dynamic education program to build student skills for grades 3-5 and 6-8 in both science and language arts.
- Sun-Sational Science
Slip on some shades and head outdoors for fun hands-on learning and science exploration.
- The Rocky Planets
Take off for space learning about Mars, Mercury, Venus, and Earth. (PDF) Source: Exploring the Planets!
- Online Activities Teacher Guides
- Scholastic News Teacher's Guide
Lesson planning suggestions for using Scholastic News in the classroom.
- Science Interactives Teacher's Guide
Take your students on a journey of science, from the inner structure of a single strand of DNA to the planetary systems of distant stars only recently discovered by astronomers.