STAR WARS WEEK

This week you will learn all about the solar system!

All about Space!


There's a launch scheduled May 27th. America is finally putting Americans back in space. Demo of Launch


Launch America


SpaceX Launch


Google Earth to see the planets/moons


Passport to Space Activities (National Geographic for Kids)


NASA and NASA at Home Activities


Virtual Tours of NASA (AWESOME)


Google Sky


Challenger Lessons


Fun Planet Projects!


Astronomy Activities- paper towel roll star gazer


The Planet Song Video


Oreo Cookie Moon Phases


Great kid videos about the solar system


Solar System Mobile


PBS Kids Socks in Space Game


Asteroid Blast!


Space Games (Learning Games for Kids)


Wonderopolis- All of your questions about space are answered!


Brain Pop- Solar System Video and learning activities


Summer in Space (16 things to download and do!)








  • Create a space ship from items already at

Home.

  • Use items from home to create a jetpack

jetpack idea

  • Make a model of the planets in our solar system
  • Research and/or read a book about your favorite planet
  • Make a planet notebook with facts about each planet
  • Write a story about what you think it would be like to land on one of the planets and explore it. What would you find?
  • Watch the live rocket launch on tv May 27th
  • Learn all about a famous astronaut. What do they have to do to become an astronaut?
  • Create your own planet! What will it look like? Is there life on your planet? What temperature is it on your planet? Name your planet!
  • Oreo Cookie Moon Phases Fun!
  • Make a solar system mobile!
  • Build your own rocket using toilet paper or paper towel rolls!
Crew Dragon Launch Day Timeline: From Suit up to Docking with the ISS

Watch a real live launch!

See below for links and information, as well as some fun activities!