Resources for Students

NASA Kids
http://kids.msfc.nasa.gov/
NASA’s site for students contains a wealth of information about our universe and NASA’s most recent missions. Activities related to our Earth, astronauts living in space and rockets and airplanes are included. The opportunity for students to post their own artwork—poems, drawings—is also provided on this site.

Geology of Mars
http://www.marstoday.com/news/viewpr.html?pid=7484
This article outlines the latest secrets of the Martian landscape that have been revealed by remote sensing. High school students in Arizona have become an integral part of the new Mars Student Imaging Project.

The Electromagnetic Spectrum
http://science.hq.nasa.gov/kids/imagers/ems/index.html
NASA has provided an easy-to-read summary of the electromagnetic using graphics and terms that are familiar to most middle school students. Imbedded links guide users to find more detailed information.