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Explore the Solar System: 360 Degree Interactive Tour
5 mins 6th - 12th
New ReviewGo on a galactic tour like no other! The perfect idea to wrap up a solar-system unit, an interactive video leads the class from the sun to the Kuiper Belt. Pan around the screen as the narrator describes each of the main features in our...
Venn Diagrams: Planets and Dwarf Planets of the Solar System
6th - 8th
New ReviewYes, Venn diagrams are helpful in science, too. Learners use an interactive to classify celestial bodies as having moons, as dwarf plants, as both, or as neither. They answer a set of challenge questions based on the Venn diagrams they...
Introduction to the Solar System
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewToday scientists watch other solar systems forming, helping to inform us how we got our start. The video covers what makes up the solar system, how we went from gas to a disk, how the planets formed, and the motion in the system. The...
Let's Go To Space! - SciShow Kids
K - 6th
Take a journey to outer space with a collection of 18 captivating videos by SciShow Kids. Videos cover a variety of topics related to space and astronomy, and showcase key terms and real-world images. The host, Jessi, and her cartoon sidekick, Squeaks, are sure to spark your young scholars' interest.
Lesson Three: The Earth, Movement in Space
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
If you feel like you're standing still, you're wrong! The Earth is constantly rotating and orbiting under our feet. Demonstrate the Earth's movement within the solar system with a collaborative activity. With a candle or lamp in the...
Exploring Solar Systems Across the Universe
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Scientists have theorized that our solar system formed 4.6 billion years ago. In this pair of activities, learners first hypothesize how our solar system was formed. Using this information, groups then determine how scientists search for...