The Space Place is an extensive, content-rich Web site for upper elementary-age kids, their teachers, parents, and anyone else who likes a simple, readable, fun presentation of a wide range of space and Earth science and technology topics. Most of the site is great for kids to explore on their own, with interactive games, hands-on projects and fun facts. A Spanish version of most of the site is also available.
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The bi-monthly Space Place Newsletter for educators has lots of suggestions on how to use the resources from this Web site in the classroom: See the “Teacher’s Corner” at http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/educators
Rocket ahead with Cub Scout achievements and electives at The Space Place: http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/cubscouts/index.shtml
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