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What's in the Darkest Part of the Sky? The Hubble Deep FieldLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Prepare to be amazed! Look deep into the darkest part of the night sky, courtesy of a video from a vast physics playlist. Young astronomers see hundreds of galaxies through the eye of the Hubble Telescope.
From Kepler to Webb: The History of the TelescopeLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Hubble Telescope is approximately the size of a school bus, but the new Webb Telescope will be approximately the size of a tennis court. The history of the telescope, from its invention to to what it takes to make one, is the focus...
How Small Are We in the Scale of the Universe?Lesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
There are so many galaxies in the universe that the vast majority of them are too distant for the human eye to perceive. An astronomy video discusses the Hubble Telescope's Deep Field image from 1995 and the eXtreme Deep Field image...
Look! Up in the Sky! The Very Best of HubbleLesson Planet
5 mins 5th - 8th
Share the beauty and mystery of the universe with your class. This clip features some of the best images taken with NASA's Hubble telescope. Nebulae, stars, galaxies, and planets are all seen here. Show this clip, stopping occasionally...
Hubble Captures Colliding GalaxiesLesson Planet
2 mins 6th - 12th
Have your scientists ever asked what would happen if two galaxies collided? Use this clip to show what was seen through the Hubble telescope: the collision of two galaxies. You'll be able to narrate this clip any way you like, since it's...
Black Hole Apocalypse | Modeling GalaxiesLesson Planet
4 mins 6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Once, scientists believed black holes to be rare, but modern technology is proving otherwise. Using data from the Hubble telescope, scientists create computer models of distant galaxies. They discover super massive black holes in the...
Misconceptions About the UniverseLesson Planet
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Think you know a lot about the universe? You may, or may not, be right! Aspiring astrologists examine our ever-expanding universe with a video from the Veritasium playlist. The narrator discusses the observable universe, the time it...
How do Telescopes Help Us Learn About Distant ObjectsLesson Planet
4th - 5th
Students complete activities to learn about the Hubble telescope. In this astronomy lesson, students watch a PowerPoint with images taken from the Hubble telescope. Students make their own telescope and record their observations....
Coma Cluster of GalaxiesLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Scientists classify everything from the smallest cells to the largest galaxies, but how do they decide on a classification system? Scholars use 40 pictures of galaxies taken by the Hubble Space Telescope to sort and try creating their...
What's in the Darkest Part of the Sky?Lesson Planet
3 mins 10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
NASA allows anyone, not just scientists, to apply to use the Hubble Space telescope. For every six projects submitted, only one wins the chance to do groundbreaking research. The video explains one of these winning proposals that changed...
Epic Space RescuesLesson Planet
7 mins 10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Many movies tell about amazing rescues in space, but what do you know about real ones? The video highlights the epic rescues that are non-fiction. From astronauts having their oxygen tanks explode to rescuing a damaged space craft and...
Counting Galaxies with the Hubble Space TelescopeLesson Planet
8th - 11th
In this counting galaxies worksheet, students use a photograph taken by the Hubble Space Telescope and they divide the field into 16 square areas. They find the average number of galaxies in the cells, they find the area of one of the...