Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Students
Grade Levels: 6-8
Publication Year: 2005
Subjects: Physical Science, Space Science
Welcome to a dynamic education program to build student skills in both science and language arts. This resource has an activity about Comets, Meteors and Meteoroids. To further explore the universe, check out the Web Quest to learn some amazing things related to the science of space: Gravity, Black Holes and Robots.
The accompanying poster contains easy-to-use, national standards-based lessons and reproducibles for the classroom. There are also inspiring images from the feature film "Zathura", an adventure film based on a children's book by renowned author/illustrator Chris Van Allsburg.
Adventure Is Waiting Activity [606K PDF file]
Space Science: Adventure Is Waiting Poster
Illustrations from "Zathura" by Chris Van Allsburg. Illustrations© 2002 by Chris Van Allsburg. Reprinted by permission of Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Space Science: Adventure Is Waiting was developed in cooperation with NASA, Columbia TriStar Marketing Group, Inc. and Houghton Mifflin Company.