3rd Grade: Learn the Planets
Recreate the fantastic phenomena of solar eclipses with your third grader using just a flashlight, a quarter, and her very own face!
We all know that the Moon has different phases, but it can be hard to figure out why. Try this activity to see how the Moon's phases really work.
Third grader today, astrophysicist tomorrow! Let your child research the planet of his choice, discovering everything from the number of moons to the planet temperature.
If you know what each planet looks like, you'll have no trouble with this intergalactic crossword puzzle.
This helpful worksheet lays out all the qualifications for planethood. A great way to start studying outer space science!
This worksheet features a scientific explanation and awesome photos of solar eclipses, which are extremely rare scientific phenomena.
Have you ever looked into the night sky and wondered where all those millions and million of stars come from? Find out here with a mini astronomy lesson!
Make gazing at the night sky interesting by identifying the moon's phases. Learn the moon's different shapes.
Here's a great way to test your child's solar system knowledge. Can she name all the different planets pictured here?
How much do you know about our home planet? Boost your Earth knowledge with this science printable.