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Literature: "The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System" by Joanna Cole
These sites are about “The Magic School Bus: Lost in the Solar System” by Joanna Cole. There are interactive games, a Planets App to download to classroom iPads and integrated science lessons. Students can use what they’ve learned to construct models of the planets and solar system using the resources listed here. Included are eThemes resources on the solar system.
Use this Planets App on classroom iPads to provide different ways to get information about objects in the sky. In the Sky 3D view, students can see a planetarium view of the sky that reveals stars, planets, constellations and more.
This group activity invites students to learn about the planets and then decide which one they would like to visit on a vacation. Step-by-step lesson plans are provided. "Click" on Builders on the right for a Planetary Vacation visual.
NASA Kid's Club provides activities for school and at home. Using characters such as Elmo and Buzz Lightyear, kids can play interactive games and learn about space. Tips for educators and parents are given.
This page contains information on the sizes of the planets in our solar system, including planetiod Pluto, and how they look relative to each other. Includes instructions for creating a model chart of the solar system.
These sites are about the solar system, the sun, moon, stars, and planets. Find out what are different the 8 planets. Learn about the planets' different climates and structures. Includes simulations, videos, and photographs. Also includes links to eThemes resources on planets, sun, and earth.