Solar System: Everything You Need
Lesson plans, interactive activities, and other resources to help students learn about and explore our solar system
Interactive Whiteboard Activities
Grades: 3–5, 6–8
These science activities and real-world examples will teach students about the solar system, gravity, and the planets!
Lesson Plans, Extension Activities, Writing Activities, Book Resources
Immerse your students in books and poetry to teach about the solar system with some of these creative ideas.
Grades: 1–2, 3–5, 6–8
Lesson planning suggestions, cross curricular extensions, assessments, and more for teachers using the "NASA: Challenging the Space Frontier"...
Vocabulary Lists, Book Resources
Before you read author Joanna Cole's The Magic School Bus Lost in the Solar System, review this vocabulary list.
Extension Activities, Book Resources
Introduce a discussion of gravity on the school playground.
Activities and Games
Grades: 6–8, 9–12
A great starting point for students writing about these celestial subjects, Scholastic offers all the resources, tips, and ideas they need.