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Do Any Stars NOT Have Planets?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThe universe is littered with planets orbiting their suns. The video instructor outlines different methods scientists use to detect these exoplanets. As an installment of a larger solar system playlist, the video discusses current and...
How Do You Organize a Space Party? You Planet! (Lessons For Learning)
3rd - 6th
Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars make up the inner planets in our solar system. Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune make up the outer planets. Use this collection of lesson plans, worksheets, videos, and presentations to build young astronomers' knowledge of the eight planets that orbit the sun. Pair with your unit on the solar system, or use in conjunction with the reading comprehension collection titled How Do You Organize a Space Party? You Planet! (Reading Comprehension).
Did a Planet Escape the Solar System?
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIs it possible we are missing a planet from the original solar system? Watch the scientific process of simulation to consider options for the origin of the solar system. An installment of a solar system playlist shows learners the...
How Do You Organize a Space Party? You Planet! (Reading Comprehension)
3rd - 6th
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are the eight planets in our solar system. Use this collection of reading comprehension worksheets to check young astronomers' understanding of reading informational text. Invite your students to cite their answers in the text by highlighting specific sentences and phrases. Pair with your unit on the solar system.
The Search for Other Earth-like Planets
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Olivier Guyon, professor of optical science and astronomy, explains how scientists are searching for other planets that can support life. Viewers learn the odds of finding a habitable planet, how long it would take, and some techniques...
Everything You Need to Know About Planet Earth
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Earth provides all of the systems needed for life, and how it does that is very complex. The video explains how Earth got here and what makes it special. It details its layers, the atmosphere, and human's place on the planet.