We found 213 reviewed resources for meteors
Asteroids, Meteors, Comets… and the End of the World?
8 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Dinosaurs owe their destiny to an asteroid. What are the chances humans will meet the same fate? A fascinating video lesson considers the probability of an asteroid colliding with the earth while taking into account variations in...
Comets And Meteor Showers (Perseid Meteor Shower)
2 mins 9th - 12th
As the dusty tail of a comet pass near Earth, particles fly off and burn up in Earth's atmosphere creating beautiful meteor showers. Learn about the Perseid Meteor Shower and the NASA space craft that make it possible for us to know when...
Distribution of Elements in Earth’s Crust
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How do scientists know the difference between a meteorite from space and a regular rock from the earth? Scholars read a passage and answer comprehension questions about the creation of the solar system. They extrapolate the main ideas to...