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astronomy.com for kids

astronomy.com for kids

A grade school friendly site that allows younger students to enjoy looking at the stars. It includes an interactive simulation that allows students to determine the cardinal points. It also has basic directions that can be used by the students that enhances the student's ability to use a telescope
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Paul Kirkpatrick
Paul Kirkpatrick (Student)
9 years ago
This would be great to use for 6th geade camp where they have telescopes.
david komanapalli
david komanapalli (Student)
9 years ago
This is an excellent website for primary school kids to engage them into astronomical exploration at an early age. The information and the colorful pictures are superb and informative.
stephen fedele
stephen fedele (Staff)
9 years ago
I enjoyed the site for astronomy this would be great to use in the classroom. It is very easy to use site.
Monica Bravo
Monica Bravo (Faculty)
9 years ago
Fun activities for younger students, but require some parental involvement.
Brandi Miller
Brandi Miller (Student)
9 years ago
Great for students of all ages; at the younger ages it may require assistance. Has everything from the moon and the stars to the entire solar system. Great visuals.