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Gr6 Science Solar System: Home

Please use this guide as a starting point for your "Message in the Capsule" research.

Useful Websites

National Geographic's "Solar System 101" site is an outstanding resource for high quality images, videos, and information. Start here!

This is an excellent site sponsored by NASA where you can learn about all the planets in our solar system.

This is a great site from Space.com for exploring information about our solar system.

Teacher Resources

Brain Pop

Don't forget to use our Brain Pop subscription to explore all the great solar system information on there! The user name is aiszambia & the password is goleopards.

Star Walk iPad App

Don't forget that you have the Star Walk app on your iPads! This is an outstanding way to explore the night sky and learn all about the incredible celestial bodies you see.