The Catholic University of America

  Space Imaging Technology to Study Earth and Sun (SITES)

 Solar Energy

The Sun is the primary source of energy for Earth’s climate system. Students learn about wavelength and frequency and develop skills to do scientific inquiry, including how to use math as a tool. They use optical, UV, EUV, and X-ray images to trace out the energetic processes of the Sun.


Kindergarten - Third Grade 

Fourth & Fifth Grade

Fifth - Eighth Grade


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