Places to find Citizen Science projects (they aren't all astronomy related):
Citizen Science Central (Cornell Lab of Ornithology) http://www.birds.cornell.edu/citscitoolkit/projects read more »
NASA and Microsoft collaborated to create a Web site where Internet users can have fun while advancing their knowledge of Mars. read more »
Tour of the Electromagnetic Spectrum read more »
Help scientist do real science by helping to identify surface features on the Moon - craters and boulders. A fun way to get involved in real science using real data.
Units of lesson plans:
Our Star the Sun
School-to-School - connect with other classrooms using this moderated and sage web-based communication tool for young students read more »
COSMIC TIMES: POSTERS, LESSONS AND TEACHER GUIDES FOR GRADES 7-12 read more »
Wall-E Learns About Proportion Video вЂ“ Grades K-8
A fun short video clip.
Students calculate the diameter of the moon with the help of Wall-E the mischievous robot. read more »
What if students could learn the periodic table with a fun, interactive simulation? read more »
Genesis education modules are written for K-12 classroom teachers and capture student interest by using the Genesis mission as a real-world link. read more »