We found 232 resources with the keyterm space science
The Space Cadet's Laboratory: Using Electromagnetic Energy to Study AstronomyLesson Planet
10th - 12th
Students build their own spectrophotometer to study light. In this physics instructional activity, students explain the dual nature of light. They calculate the angle of incidence and refraction using Snell's law equation.
Why is There a Tidal Bulge Opposite the Moon?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
Students simulate how the Moon causes ocean tides. In this earth science lesson, students calculate gravitational acceleration using a mathematical formula. They compare the force of attraction between the Earth, Moon and Sun system.
Earth Science Astronomy Unit: Seasons on EarthLesson Planet
Eighth graders describe how the Earth's position causes seasonal changes. In this astronomy lesson, 8th graders explain how solar radiation varies depending on the season. They create a collage or poster on each of the Earth's four seasons.
How Does Flowing Water Shape a Planet's Surface?Lesson Planet
6th - 12th
Learners investigate how flowing water influence landforms. In this earth science lesson, students observe water behavior as it flows from the stream table at various inclinations. They discuss whether water shaped Mars landforms or not.