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Space Science Lesson Plans & Activities

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4 chapters in Space Science Lesson Plans & Activities

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Lesson 1 - Comet Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Comets: Origin & Properties  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Light Year Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Light Year: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Big Bang Theory Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 6 - Big Bang Theory of the Universe: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Big Bang Theory Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 8 - Big Bang Theory Lesson for Kids: Definition, Facts & Timeline  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Earth's Revolution Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Revolution of the Earth: Speed & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Galaxy Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 12 - Galaxies Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Galaxies Activities & Games
Lesson 14 - Milky Way Activities & Games
Lesson 15 - Light Year Activities
Lesson 16 - Asteroid Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Asteroid Impact Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Asteroid Impacts: Definition, History & Consequences  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Asteroid Impacts: Risks & Possibilities  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Asteroid Impact Theory & Dinosaur Extinction  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Asteroid Belt Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Asteroid Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Halley's Comet Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Halley's Comet: Facts, Orbit & Return  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Comet's Nine Lives Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Meteor Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Galaxy Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Milky Way Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Black Hole Lesson Plan
Lesson 30 - Black Hole Activities & Games
Lesson 31 - Big Bang Theory Evidence Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Origins of the Universe Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - The Universe Activities for High School
Lesson 34 - Galaxy Lesson Plan for Middle School
Lesson 35 - The Universe Activities for Middle School
Lesson 36 - Astronomy Research Project Ideas
Lesson 37 - Solar Eclipse Project Ideas
Lesson 38 - Milky Way Project Ideas
Lesson 39 - Matariki Activities for Juniors in High School
Lesson 40 - Big Bang Theory Project Ideas
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Lesson 1 - Solar System Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Solar System Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 3 - Planets Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 4 - Planets Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - What are Planets? - Facts & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Planets of the Solar System: Orbits & Visibility  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Planets Activities & Games for Kids
Lesson 8 - Planet Mercury Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 9 - Mercury Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Mercury: Facts & Retrograde  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Surface & Atmosphere on Mercury  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Mercury Activities & Games
Lesson 13 - Venus Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Venus Activities & Games
Lesson 15 - Mars Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 16 - Mars Lesson for Kids: Atmosphere & Climate  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Planet Mars Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Life on Mars Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Is There Life on Mars? - Water & Microbial Life  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Mars Activities for Kids
Lesson 21 - Inner Planets Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Jupiter Lesson Plan
Lesson 23 - Jupiter Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 24 - Jupiter Activities & Games
Lesson 25 - Saturn Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Saturn Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 27 - Saturn Activities & Games
Lesson 28 - Uranus Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Uranus Activities & Games
Lesson 30 - Neptune Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Neptune Activities & Games
Lesson 32 - Pluto Lesson Plan
Lesson 33 - Pluto Activities & Games
Lesson 34 - Planetary Orbit Games
Lesson 35 - Create a Planet Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Planetary Weather Lesson Plan
Lesson 37 - Weather on Other Planets: Atmospheric Conditions & Temperature  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Solar System Lesson Plan for High School
Lesson 39 - Solar System Lesson Plan
Lesson 40 - Solar System Lesson Plan for 3rd Grade
Lesson 41 - Neptune Project Ideas
Lesson 42 - Mars Project Ideas
Lesson 43 - Solar System Unit Plan for 3rd Grade
Lesson 44 - Solar System Activities for Middle School
Lesson 45 - Uranus Project Ideas
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Lesson 1 - Stars Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Life Cycle of a Star Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Formation, Types & Life Cycles of Stars  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - What is a Star? - Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 5 - What is a Star? - Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Types of Stars Lesson Plan
Lesson 7 - Constellations Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Constellations Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 9 - Star Gazing Activities
Lesson 10 - Big Dipper Activities
Lesson 11 - Star Activities for Kids
Lesson 12 - The Sun Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - The Sun Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 14 - Life Cycle of the Sun: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Sun Facts: Lesson for Kids  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Sunspots Activities & Games
Lesson 17 - Solar Flare Activities & Games
Lesson 18 - Solar Eclipse Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 19 - Solar Eclipse Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Solar Eclipse Activities & Games
Lesson 21 - The Moon Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - The Moon Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Moon Phases: Names & Sequence  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Phases of the Moon Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 25 - Phases of the Moon Activities & Games
Lesson 26 - Moon Phases Project Ideas
Lesson 27 - Moon Activities & Games
Lesson 28 - Moon Art Projects for Kids
Lesson 29 - Full Moon Activities & Games
Lesson 30 - Lunar Eclipse Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 31 - Lunar Eclipse Lesson Plan
Lesson 32 - Lunar Landforms Activities
Lesson 33 - Lunar Eclipse Activities & Games
Lesson 34 - Sun, Moon & Earth Activities for Middle School
Lesson 35 - Phases of the Moon Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - The Moon Seems to Change by Franklyn Branley Activities
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Lesson 1 - Space Exploration Lesson Plan for Kids
Lesson 2 - Mars Rovers Lesson Plan
Lesson 3 - Mars Rovers: Curiosity, Opportunity, & Spirit  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Mars Rover Project Ideas
Lesson 5 - NASA Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - NASA Activities & Games
Lesson 7 - October Sky Unit Plan
Lesson 8 - Hidden Figures Movie Discussion Questions
Lesson 9 - Astronaut Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 10 - Neil Armstrong Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Apollo 11 Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Apollo 13 Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Apollo 13: History, Mission & Crew  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Apollo 13 Movie Discussion Questions
Lesson 15 - Leadership on Apollo 13 Discussion Questions
Lesson 16 - Almost Astronauts Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Almost Astronauts by Tanya Lee Stone: Summary & Characters  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Space Shuttle Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 19 - Space Shuttle Activities & Games
Lesson 20 - Space Travel Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 21 - Space Travel Lesson for Kids: Facts & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Space Race Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Space Race Activities & Games
Lesson 24 - International Space Station Activities & Games
Lesson 25 - Space Exploration Activities & Games
Lesson 26 - Rise of the Rocket Girls Discussion Questions
Lesson 27 - Sally Ride Lesson Plan
Lesson 28 - Saturn V Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Saturn V Rocket: History, Size & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Mission to Mars Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Mission to Mars Activities
Lesson 32 - Astronomy Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 33 - Astronomy Projects for Middle School
Lesson 34 - Astronomy Activities
Lesson 35 - Hubble Telescope Lesson Plan
Lesson 36 - Hubble Telescope Activities & Games
Lesson 37 - Telescope Lesson Plan
Lesson 38 - Telescope Activities for Kids

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