[Athena] [Curriculum] [Space]

Classroom Tour of the Solar System

Teachers can look here for an overview of the project.

The class will take a tour of the solar system with stops at planets, the Sun, and major moons. To prepare for the tour each group will gather information about a celestial object. The information will be compiled into a class spreadsheet.

General Directions for Students

Use your imagination to come up with the best presentation possible.

Links to Information for Your Research

Image Credit

Planet image courtesy of Calvin Hamilton. The planets are sized approximately to scale. Here is the larger image (116K) .

Written by: Janice Johnson-Palmer and Kathee Terry
Last Modified Sun Nov 03 15:08:40 1996