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229 resources with the keyterm space science

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Do The Research! Space

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this space research worksheet, students use the Internet or other sources to find facts about the planets in the solar system. Students answer 3 short essay questions.
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The Earth and the Moon

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this space science worksheet, students read about the Moon's orbit around Earth and the size of the planet. Students color the pictures of the Earth and Moon.
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Planet Words

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this planet recognition learning exercise, students fill in the missing letters to complete the planet word for Mercury and Pluto. Students circle the planet nearest the sun.
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Mercury Math Challenge

For Students 4th - 5th
In this problem solving worksheet, students solve the math problems about the planet Mercury. Students show their work, label their answers, and complete 5 problems.
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Comets

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this space science worksheet, students learn 3 facts about comets and then read a short informational passage about comets.
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The Sun

For Students 3rd - 4th
For this space science worksheet, students learn 4 facts about the sun. Students also read a short passage about the sun to gain more information.
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Saturn's Many Moons

For Teachers 5th
In this reading a diagram worksheet, 5th graders study the diagram to learn about Saturn's moons. Students answer 4 questions about the activity.
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How Do Scientists Study the Planets?

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this planets worksheet, students brainstorm 2 facts about how scientists study the planets. Then students will come to a conclusion based on their facts. This worksheet is a graphic organizer.
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Star Chart

For Students 6th - 8th
In this space science activity, middle schoolers name the constellations for the location of stars and answer some related questions.
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NASA Word Puzzle

For Students 8th - 9th
In this word puzzle, students identify fifty five words related to NASA in a word puzzle. Examples include Clementine, space flight, throttle up, and rocket plane.
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Pack Your Bags for a Trip to Another Planet

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Student investigate and understand the planets and their characteristics and create a hypothetical travel brochure through the solar system.
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Finding the Spot

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders use circles to "home in" on particular spots, showing the ability of scientists to locate unseen objects in space. This activity shows how scientists know certain objects exist in space due to the forces exerted by...
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Space Settlement Design Project

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students design a space settlement to live in and give an oral presentation of their creation.