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  Space Imaging Technology to Study Earth and Sun (SITES)

The Sun- the nearest star

Students learn about the Sun as the nearest star. Students make outdoor observations during the day and all year around. At night, they observe and record the motion of the moon and stars. Students learn these bodies move in regular and predictable ways. 

 

Kindergarten - Third Grade

 

Fourth and Fifth Grade

 

Fifth-Eighth Grades

 

 

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