We found 18 resources with the concept the corona
We're Heading to the Sun!Lesson Planet
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
NASA currently operates missions to the sun at the center the galaxy as well as the mysterious glow at the outside edge of the solar system. Learn about both missions thanks to an engaging installment from the SciShow Space series....
Eclipse Over America | The Coronal Heating ProblemData Plots of Exoplanet Orbital PropertiesLesson Planet
6 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The sun's corona is hundreds of times hotter than the surface, but how? Scholars discuss the data and debate possible explanations for solar flares. Then, they view a video offering the current scientific theory behind this phenomenon.
Why Is the Sun's Corona So Hot?Lesson Planet
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The sun isn't just a ball of fire! An informative video lesson discusses the makeup of the sun and the variation of temperature. The episode of a larger solar system playlist focuses on the corona and theories as to why it has the most...
Getting Ready for the All American Eclipse!Lesson Planet
K - 12th
Give your pupils a front row seat at the biggest light show in the sky this year! In addition to admiring the total solar eclipse, young astronomers can explain the phenomenon with a little help from an inquiry-based activity. The focus...
The Dynamic Nature of the SunLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
In this second lesson of the series, pupils learn to observe similarities and differences in photos of the sun and record them in a Venn diagram. Then, small groups practice the same skill on unique images before presenting their...
Characteristics of the SunLesson Planet
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
After reading about how the sun gets its energy, and about the layers and features of the sun's atmosphere, heliologists complete a comprehension worksheet. On it, they label features on a diagram of the sun and match terms from the...
The Universe - Secrets of The Sun 5/5Lesson Planet
9 mins 6th - 12th
"Secrets of the Sun", the five-part series, concludes with description of the heat found on the surface of the sun. So how is it that the outer corona is as hot as the sun's core? The answer will surprise you. Watch and learn how noise...
Total Solar Eclipse, 1 August 2008Lesson Planet
6 mins 3rd - 8th
NASA telescopes have captured the beauty and mystery of a total solar eclipse. While this video does not have much in the way of dialogue or concept explanation, it does show a sight that some of us (kids included) may never witness. A...