Resources for Teachers

Grade 3-5: Other

General Astronomy

Astrogeology Maps- Maps and Photos
A good starting point for exploring interesting maps and images of planets and moons, including anaglyphs, Apollo landing panoramas, globes, and mosaics.

Regional Planetary Image Facility- Activites, Videos and Photos
Don't let the name of the website scare you off. The USGS was heavily involved in the Apollo missions; those activities are archived here in the form of fun videosphotos, and online exhibits, along with materials from more recent spacecraft missions.

Construct 3-D Globes- Activity
Download, print, and make your own paper globes of planets and moons.