the National Aeronautics and Space Administration,
the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and
the California Institute of Technology
This website, dedicated to upper elementary children, highlights some of NASA's most exciting missions through video clips, games, hands-on activities, and digital explorations. Resources are aimed at helping kids understand the science behind the technologies and getting them motivated to learn more about earth and space science. Topics include basic astronomy, telescopes and imaging devices, orbits, lasers, satellite launches, galleries of space images, and the quest to find planets. Some sections of the site are devoted to parents and educators.
<a href="http://www.compadre.org/precollege/items/detail.cfm?ID=3474">National Aeronautics and Space Administration. NASA Space Place. Washington: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1998.</a>
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