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.
GPM Technology and Instrumentation: LEGO Model
This site features information about constructing a LEGO model of the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) Mission Core Observatory.
Informal education, Elementary school programming, Informal education, Middle school programming, Informal education, General public, Informal education, Youth public
Engineering and technology, Aircraft, probes, satellites and/or spacecraft, The nature of technology, Technology and society
This identification chart is a basic guide to observing contrails. It shows examples of the three types of contrails: short-lived, persistent, and persistent spreading. The chart is intended for use by students participating in the GLOBE program.
Elementary school, Middle school, High school
Earth and space science, Earth structure, Atmosphere, The nature of science, The scientific process
This series of curriculum support materials explores how our understanding of the nature of the universe has changed during the past 100 years.
History of science
Middle school, High school
Earth and space science, Astronomy, Origins and evolution of the universe, Earth and space science, Astronomy, Size and scale, Earth and space science, Astronomy, Stars, nebulae and galaxies, Engineering and technology, Physical sciences, Light and optics, Physical sciences, Motion and forces, The nature of science, Science and society
In this problem set, learners will use an image of satellite-acquired ocean color data to answer a series of questions about the concentration of phytoplankton in certain areas. Answer key is provided. this is part of Earth Math: A Brief Mathematical Guide to Earth Science and Climate Change.
Scale drawing, Unit conversion, NASA SeaWiFS
Earth and space science, Earth structure, Ocean and water, Life sciences, Ecology and ecosystems, Mathematics, Problem solving
This is an activity about forecasting space weather.
Elementary school, Grades 3-5, Middle school, Grades 6-8, Middle school, Middle school, High school, Grade 9, High school, Grade 10, High school, Grade 11, High school, Grade 12
Earth and space science, Solar system, The sun, Solar-terrestrial interactions, Earth and space science, Solar system, The sun, Space weather, Earth and space science, Solar system, The sun, Solar physics