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written by Laura Whitlock
StarChild--produced by NASA--is an online astronomy learning center for elementary and middle school students. Broad topics include the solar system and the universe (including black holes and dark matter), with lots of links providing additional information. You can choose from the elementary or middle school level. Songs and interesting questions help make it fun.
Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Astronomy Education
- Fundamentals
- Solar System
- Middle School
- Elementary School
- Instructional Material
= Curriculum support
= Tutorial
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- Learners
- Educators
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1996 NASA
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Keywords: Astronomy education, cosmology, solar system
Record Creator: Metadata Instance Creation Date November 14, 2003 by Matthew Meizlish
Record Updated: Jun 24, 2009 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
L. Whitlock, (1996), WWW Document, (http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
L. Whitlock, StarChild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers, (1996), <http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html>.
APA Format
Whitlock, L. (1996). StarChild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers. Retrieved November 22, 2014, from http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html
Chicago Format
Whitlock, Laura. StarChild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers. 1996. http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html (accessed 22 November 2014).
MLA Format
Whitlock, Laura. StarChild: A Learning Center for Young Astronomers. 1996. 22 Nov. 2014 <http://starchild.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/StarChild/StarChild.html>.
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