Space-Based Astronomy Educator Guide

The 2001 version of the "Space-Based Astronomy" educator guide is
available on NASA Spacelink.  The guide uses hands-on activities to
help

students and teachers in grades 5-8 understand the significance of
space-based astronomy-astronomical observations made from outer
space.
The educator guide explains why it is important to observe celestial
objects from outer space and how to study the electromagnetic
spectrum.

"Space-Based Astronomy" is available on NASA Spacelink at the
following
Internet location:
http://spacelink.nasa.gov/products/Space.Based.Astronomy/


Related NASA Educational Resources:

NASA Spacelink: Space Science Curriculum Resources
http://spacelink.nasa.gov/Instructional.Materials/Curriculum.Support/Space.Science/


NASA TV: Educational Broadcasts
Check the education schedule for titles
http://spacelink.nasa.gov/education.file/


NASAexplores: A Room with a View
Classroom activities about the electromagnetic spectrum
http://www.nasaexplores.com/lessons/01-004/


NASA CORE: Audiovisual Materials
Search for Space Science or electromagnetic spectrum
http://core.nasa.gov


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Spacelink Staff
http://spacelink.nasa.gov/