The Sun, the Moon, and the Planets


Learn about the sun, moon, and planets. These videos, appropriate for children Pre-K through early elementary school, were produced in partnership with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

  • What Do You Know About the Sun?

    These videos, appropriate for children Pre-K through early elementary school, were produced in partnership with the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.

    Grades: K-3
  • Journey to the Moon

    Students learn many interesting facts about the moon and then journey to the moon with NASA astronauts!

    Grades: K-3
  • Our Solar System: The Planets

    Elementary students (second grade – sixth grade) learn about the planets in our Solar System. This video follows the history of the exploration of the planets from the use of telescopes to robotic spacecraft.

    Grades: K-6
  • Our Solar System: Exploring Mars

    Fourth and fifth graders get a special look at the Mars Rover including a behind-the-scenes tour with a National Air and Space Museum Mars Rover scientist.

    Grades: K-3

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