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Earth Science for Kids

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  • Available Lessons: 283
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Astronaut Food Lesson for Kids
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If your elementary school students need extra help in earth science class, have them work through this engaging and kid-friendly supplemental course. The course offers fun lessons and assessments that can help your students bring up their grades and get ready for upcoming exams.
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Lesson 1 - Astronaut Food Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
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Lesson 2 - Astronomy Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Dwarf Planets Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Hubble Telescope: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Telescopes Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Solar Eclipse Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Lunar Eclipse Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Meteorite Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Nuclear Fusion Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Moon Landings: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Big Bang Theory Lesson for Kids: Definition, Facts & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Moon Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Apollo 13 Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Space Exploration Lesson for Kids: History, Timeline & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Zodiac Lesson for Kids: Signs & Constellations  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Chinese Zodiac Lesson for Kids: Story & Signs  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Types of Stars: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Solstice Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Summer Solstice: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Animals in Space: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Formation of the Solar System: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - SETI Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Galaxy Types Lesson for Kids: Irregular, Spiral & Elliptical  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Galaxies Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Life Cycle of the Sun: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - How is a Black Hole Formed? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Special Relativity Lesson for Kids: Facts & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Einstein's Theory of General Relativity: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Andromeda Galaxy Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Astronomy Experiments for Kids
Lesson 31 - Cosmology Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Escape Velocity Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Meteoroid Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Precession Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Natural Satellite: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Artificial Satellite Information: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Weather Satellite Lesson for Kids: Facts & Information  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Altitude Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Antarctic Circle Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - Arctic Circle Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - Azimuth Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - History of Cartography Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - Cartographer Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - Equator Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - Prime Meridian Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Beach Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Helium Lesson for Kids: Facts & Uses  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Landforms Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Types of Landforms: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Lava Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Rainforest Layers: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Rock Cycle Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Properties of Rocks: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Geology Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Topographic Maps: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Layers of the Earth: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Ozone Layer Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Planet Earth Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Stratosphere Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Ocean Habitat Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Water Treatment Process: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Continental Drift Lesson for Kids: Theory & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Jungle Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Filtration Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Fold Mountains Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Wood Lesson for Kids: Facts & Uses  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - What is an Environment? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Sonoran Desert Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - African Savanna: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Bodies of Water: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Ocean Tides Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - History of the Compass: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - What is an Aquifer? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Ayers Rock Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Earth's Magnetic Field: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Earth's Crust Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Mining in Antarctica: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Saturn's Atmosphere: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Jupiter's Atmosphere: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Neptune's Atmosphere: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Uranus' Atmosphere: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Geological Terms: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Radioactive Dating: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Difference Between a Lake & a Pond: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - How Was Hawaii Formed? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Cyclones Lesson for Kids: Facts & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Hurricane Sandy Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Hurricane Safety Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What Causes a Tsunami? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - What Causes Thunder? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Wildfire Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Measuring Temperature: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Temperature Definition: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Rainbow Colors: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Tornado Alley Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Tornado Safety Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Why Do We Have Seasons? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Seasons in India Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Seasons in Australia Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Seasons of the Year Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Weather Instruments: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Jet Stream Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Chemical Weathering Lesson for Kids: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Rain Gauge Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Montserrat Volcano Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - The Tornado Fujita Scale: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Typhoon Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - How Does a Hurricane Form? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Tornadoes vs. Hurricanes: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Hurricane Andrew Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Altostratus Clouds: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Cirrocumulus Clouds: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Nimbostratus Clouds: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Stratocumulus Clouds: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
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