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Space Lander Mission

Last year, I started a new Space Club program at four middle schools. Not wanting to reinvent the wheel, I searched the web for ideas and curriculum to implement. I soon became excited to find great resources like NASA and  TeachEngineering, but I was also overwhelmed as a simple Google search for "Space STEM activities" gives you a mere 89 million hits. Wading through a lot of junk eventually brought some gems that I could implement, and I leave it to another post to rant about the…


How to build a solar system model out of things around the house | eHow UK- to scale measurements for sun and planets!

LEGO Sundial Science Experiment plus many other fun hands on science activities for learning about the sun and our solar system for preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade and more (astronomy, homeschool,)


How to Build a Solar System

How to Build a Solar System | eHow


Printable Planet Mini-Reports

Bug’s big project this month is building a Solar System model, and writing research reports about each planet. I decided it would be nice to have a mini-report for him to fill out while doing his research, and then I could have him do a final draft once he had a chance to edit his [...]