Grades 6-8

 

AstroPix
ASTROPHYSICS
GRADES: 3-12, Adults

AstroPix puts images from telescopes around the world and in space at your fingertips.
Universe Unplugged
ASTROPHYSICS
GRADES: 3-12, Adults
Explore the universe of astronomy with videos that entertain and inform!
MicroObservatory
ASTROPHYSICS, SOLAR SYSTEM
Grades 6-12, Adults
Join space science researchers by operating your OWN robotic telescopes!
Astronomy Picture of the Day
ASTROPHYSICS, ALL SCIENCE
Grades 3-12, Adults
Print out today's APOD and start a family discussion!
3D Printing the X-ray Universe
ASTROPHYSICS
Grades 6-12, Adults

3D printing is a unique tool to understand scientific data
Recoloring the Universe
ASTROPHYSICS, ALL SCIENCE
Grades 3-12, Adults
Color, astronomy and coding using data from Chandra X-ray Observatory.
Eyes on Exoplanets
ASTROPHYSICS
Grades 6-12, Adults

Just click your mouse to visit newly discovered gas giants, Earth-sized planets and “super Earths”.
Exoplanets Resource Guide
ASTROPHYSICS
Grades 3-12, Adults

A collection of resources related to planets around other stars.
Stars Resource Guide
ASTROPHYSICS
Grades 3-12, Adults

A collection of resources related to the life and death of stars.
NASA Science Rewind
ALL SCIENCE
Grades 6-12, Adults
The Scientific Visualization Studio wants you to learn about NASA programs through visualization.
ViewSpace: Unveiling the Invisible Universe
ASTROPHYSICS
Grades 6-12, Adults

By analyzing different types of light we learn what the universe is made of.
ViewSpace Video Library
ALL SCIENCE
Grades 6-12, Adults
This video library gives you an opportunity to explore our planet, solar system, galaxy, and universe.
Girls STEAM Ahead with NASA
ASTROPHYSICS
Grades 3-12, Adults

Communities empowering women’s success in science.
Where Are The Small Worlds?- Women in STEM
SOLAR SYSTEM
Grades 3-8

Discover small worlds explored by women in STEM careers.
Mundos Pequeños
SOLAR SYSTEM
Grades 3-8

Explore nuestro sistema solar desde la perspectiva del Sol y recopile datos sobre pequeños mundos.
Where Are The Small Worlds?
SOLAR SYSTEM
Grades 3-8

Explore our solar system from the perspective of the Sun.
Webinar with a Scientist: Moon Rocks (archive)
MOON
Grades 3-12, Adults
Learn how lunar samples connect the past, present, and future.
Space Resources
SOLAR SYSTEM, MOON
Grades 6-8

Visualize the scale of the solar system and phenomena such as eclipses and seasons.
Phases on the Moon
MOON
Grades 6-8
Explore the phases of the Moon in this cool 80's retro style experience.
Kingdom in Peril: Episode 1
EARTH SCIENCE, MOON
Grades 6-8
Explore the Sun, Earth, Moon, and how the Moon’s orbit generates solar and lunar eclipses.
Feature Hunter
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades 3-12, Adults

Review ISS and Space Shuttle images to help train NASA computers to recognize Earth features.
Erosion Explorations
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades K-8

"Make it rain" and explore the effects of water on different surface types.
Story of Earth Resources
EARTH SCIENCE, MOON
Grades 6-8
Observe our colorful and dynamic planet up close through satellite images and explanatory models.
Weather and Climate Resources
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades 6-8

Observe weather and climate patterns, visualize how they are affected by Earth processes.
Carmen Travels the World
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades K-8

Carmen Travels the World is an activity in map reading using My NASA Data.
The Mystery of the Winter Twig
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades K-8

Learn how deciduous trees transition from winter dormancy to spring buds.
Measuring Precipitation
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades K-8

This inquiry-based lesson for designing and testing a device to measure rain.
What's Causing Sea-Level Rise
EARTH SCIENCE 
Grades 2-8

Learn about land ice and sea ice through a melting demonstration.
Forward to the Moon Activity Book
EARTH SCIENCE 
Grades 1-6

Downloadable activity book with mix of SMD and HEO content
Water in the Atmosphere
EARTH SCIENCE
Grades K-8

Learn about the atmosphere by making observations and taking measurements.
Whip Up a Moon-link Crater
SOLAR SYSTEM 
Grades 1-6

Demonstration of how impact craters affect the surface of the Moon.
Build Webb Space Craft Models
ASTROPHYSICS 
Grades 4-6

Build your own version of Webb, learning the function and purpose of each part of the satellite as you go.
NASA eClips Spring Newsletter - Happy 50th Earth Day
ALL SCIENCE
Grades K-12, Adults
Celebrate Earth Day to raise awareness of how to best protect our planet.