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published by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and the California Institute of Technology
This website, dedicated to upper elementary children, highlights some of NASA's most exciting missions through video clips, games, hands-on activities, and digital explorations. Resources are aimed at helping kids understand the science behind the technologies and getting them motivated to learn more about earth and space science. Topics include basic astronomy, telescopes and imaging devices, orbits, lasers, satellite launches, galleries of space images, and the quest to find planets. Some sections of the site are devoted to parents and educators.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Astronomy
- Astronomy Education
- Solar System
- Space Exploration
- The Sun
- Elementary School
- Middle School
- Informal Education
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Activity
= Curriculum support
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
= Tutorial
- Audio/Visual
= Illustration
= Image/Image Set
= Movie/Animation
= Photograph
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physical Science
- Activity
- New teachers
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Intended Users:
Learner
Parent/Guardian
Educator
General Public
Formats:
text/html
application/flash
image/gif
image/jpeg
Access Rights:
Free access
Restriction:
© 1998 NASA
Keywords:
NASA images, NASA posters, NASA videos, SETI, astronomy collection, astronomy games, astronomy videos, deep space missions, space missions
Record Creator:
Metadata instance created March 17, 2006 by Jason Garman
Record Updated:
November 23, 2013 by Caroline Hall
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AIP Format
(National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, 1998), WWW Document, (http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/).
AJP/PRST-PER
NASA Space Place, (National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, 1998), <http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/>.
APA Format
NASA Space Place. (1998). Retrieved December 22, 2014, from National Aeronautics and Space Administration: http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/
Chicago Format
National Aeronautics and Space Administration. NASA Space Place. Washington: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1998. http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/ (accessed 22 December 2014).
MLA Format
NASA Space Place. Washington: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1998. 22 Dec. 2014 <http://spaceplace.nasa.gov/en/kids/>.
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@misc{ Title = {NASA Space Place}, Publisher = {National Aeronautics and Space Administration}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {22 December 2014}, Year = {1998} }
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