Astronomy -- 3rd grade

Earth, Moon, Sun


Space Place

Outer Space (Solar System, Deep Space, Space Exploration) and  AstronomyDictionary webpages – Introduction to Astronomy

Astro for kids -- Find out what it's like on other planets. Learn how far away the stars are. Try a fun, space-themed project.

Intro to the sky -- Learn the constellations, and find out what creates "shooting stars." Plus, explore the Moon, the solar system, and more.

Urban skies -- Astronomy columnist Phil Harrington shares tips on how to observe from the city.

Equipment -- Get information and tips about choosing and using a telescope, binoculars, and accessories.

Glossary -- Check out our guide to astronomical lingo.