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      • Thumb image for Sky SurveyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

        Sky Survey

        Grades: 6 to 12
        Subjects: The Universe, Earth & Space Science
        The Photopic Sky Survey is a 5,000 megapixel photograph of the entire night sky stitched together from 37,440 exposures. Large i...
        Contributor: John Magneson
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        Exploring Space Self Guide

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 8
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, Science
        Self-guided tour of the National Air and Space Museum, highlighting six historic craft that carried humans in space. Includes c...
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        What’s Tops at the National Air and Space Museum?

        Grades: 4 to 12
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, Technology, Science
        Self-guided tour of the National Air and Space Museum, exploring four aircraft and two spacecraft and encouraging students to vo...
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        And Now a Word From Our Sponsors

        Grades: 4 to 12
        Subjects: English-Language Arts, Economics, History-Social Science
        Lesson plan has students write and produce public service commercials promoting the Transit of Venus and providing information a...
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        Cardboard Tube Telescope

        Grades: 4 to 8
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, Science
        Lesson plan. Build pinhole projector telescopes from cardboard tubes that can be used to safely watch the Transit of Venus. Enco...
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        Expedition Stories

        Grades: 4 to 12
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, English-Language Arts, Science
        Lesson plan has students write reports or role play stories based on the Transit of Venus expeditions. Students research an expe...
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        Sky Quest Teaching Poster

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 3
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, Science
        Classroom activities designed to prepare students for the National Air and Space Museum Planetarium show, Sky Quest. Explores c...
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        Paper Plate Observation

        Grades: 4 to 8
        Subjects: Science
        Lesson has students simulate the documentation of the Transit of Venus using paper plates and marking the path of the transit. G...
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        Expedition Diaries

        Grades: 4 to 12
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, English-Language Arts, Science
        Lesson plan focusing on expeditions to study the Transit of Venus. Students choose an expedition to research, form expedition t...
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        The Transit in Pictures

        Grades: 9 to 12
        Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Theatre
        Lesson plan has students write a screenplay and produce a movie or animation of a Transit of Venus including narration. Includes...
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        Putting the Transit in Context

        Grades: 4 to 12
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, Science
        Lesson has students research the important events that were taking place during the major expeditions to investigate the Transit...
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        Astronomy Education Links and Resources

        Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
        Subjects: Human Space Exploration, Science
        Educational weblinks and resources relating to astrophysics. Sections include careers/internships, general education, K-8 educat...
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        Science and the Artist's Book

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        Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Science, Visual Arts
        Exhibit exploring links between scientific and artistic creativity through the book format. Showcases artist's books inspired by...
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