NASA Wavelength is a collection of resources that incorporate NASA content and have been subject to peer review. You can search this collection using key words and/or the drop down menus to pinpoint resources to use with your audience of learners.
Space Place: Hail King of the Ice Dwarfs
On this webpage, learners will read fun facts about Pluto and explore why it is no longer considered a planet.
Elementary school, Grades 3-5, Middle school, Informal education, Elementary school programming, Informal education, Middle school programming, Informal education, Youth public
Earth and space science, Solar system, Planets, The nature of science, Science and society
In this kinesthetic activity, students will demonstrate how two spacecraft are able to document a space weather event across the Van Allen radiation belts better than one spacecraft can.
Earth and space science, Solar system, The sun, Magnetosphere, Earth and space science, Solar system, The sun, Space weather, Engineering and technology, Aircraft, probes, satellites and/or spacecraft, The nature of technology
Students will learn about the Big Bang theory of the universe through reading a NASA press release and viewing a NASA eClips™ video segment. They will use simple linear equations to analyze data that reveals the expansion and early history of the universe after the Big Bang.
Middle school, Grades 6-8
Earth and space science, Astronomy, Stars, nebulae and galaxies, Mathematics, Algebra