Depicts the constellations, Milky Way, and major stars in three dimensions. Silk-screened names are easy to read. Color coding depicts red, blue, and yellow stars, along with a yellow swath of the Milky Way. Contains a 2-15/16 in. dia. earth inside ..
By Ed Romans. To the stars and beyond! Space Bingo will take you to the outer reaches of our solar system as your students learn basic astronomy terms. Have fun while learning! Developed by a teacher for the classroom. Includes 30 playi...
The second brightest object in the sky after the Sun, called “luna” by the Romans, and the only natural satellite of the earth, the moon is full of intrigue, mystery and wonder, referred to in mythologies and perhaps most famous as the only ..
Bring the beauty of the solar system into your classroom. Turn the lights off for an amazing display with the glow-in-the-dark components. Includes eight planets, Pluto, over 200 adhesive stars, string, putty, and a Solar System Guide Booklet.
Explore the magnificent solar system through this updated poster that includes Pluto among the dwarf planets. Shows the correlated distance between the sun and planets as well as the size of each and explains each planet’s year length, rotation pe..
Special optical system allows you to obtain long focals in very reduced dimensions. Multi-coated optics. Equatorial mount with R.A. tracking motor. Metal tripod from 73 to 121 cm (2-7/16 ft. x 4 ft.), double mirror star diagonal (45° and 90..
Bill Nye covers Einstein's theory of general relativity, demonstrates how Hubble determined that the universe is expanding, and discusses the 20th-century advancements that help us understand gamma ray bursts, black holes, pulsars, and quasars. Highligh..
The second brightest object in the sky after the Sun, called luna by the Romans, and the only natural satellite of the earth, the moon is full of intrigue, mystery and wonder, referred to in mythologies and perhaps most famous as the only extrate...
Integrate math skills with science investigation by measuring several sun-related phenomena. Measurements can be made of the sun’s diameter, the distance of the sun from the Earth, and solar eclipses. Kit includes hardwood half-meter track..
Shows the positions of stars for any hour and date. Simplified Star Map shows the constellations, stars, and comet positions and tails. Printed in luminous ink to glow in the dark. Instructions and planet position table are included. Reverse side provid..
Explore our universe with this inflatable classroom set. Teach size and distance relationships of planets, the moon, and the sun. Learn rotation, revolution, and orbit through class activities or demonstrations using this realistic looking set. Includes..
The second brightest object in the sky after the Sun and the only natural satellite of the Earth, the moon is full of intrigue and mystery, referred to in mythologies and perhaps most famous as the only extraterrestrial body set foot on by humans. Shows..
Full-color, detailed planets orbit around a light-up sun! Requires no special light - mounts right to the ceiling. Planets are proportionate. 40 in. diameter. Auto shut-off after 20 minutes. A 15-minute guided tour through the solar ..
Created in partnership with the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater!A new view! See the Milky Way like you have never seen it before. What is a galaxy? What does our galaxy look like from the outside? A new and different view with detail...
An eight-poster set using NASA photos or artists’ drawings to take students on a stirring journey through the solar system. Each poster provides a full-color view of a planet, a diagram showing its orbit in relation to the rest of the sola..
Conduct an in-depth investigation into the phases of the moon. The six moon-earth-sun globe sets are ideal for small group exploration. Hands-on materials are complemented with rich inquiry activities that engage student thinking. The pr..
Help your students understand the phases of the moon using this interactive cling set. Students can place the moon phases in their correct order, label them using the clings labels, or write them using the wet-erase marker, and participate in other ..
Create your own model of the solar system with this economical kit! Includes wire and the following Styrofoam™ pieces: 6 in. dia. sun with 4-1/2 in. base ring; 1 in. dia. Mercury; 1-1/2 in. dia. Venus; 1-1/2 in. dia. Earth; 1-1/4 i..
A whole class can now observe and follow the storms that play havoc with our tiny globe! Sunspotter™ gives students the opportunity to track sunspots as they appear, move, and vanish. A bright 3 in. solar image is projected in all of its glory by ..
Trippensee® Hand-Driven Illuminated Planetarium Model
A lighted model of the world’s most widely used planetarium. It shows synchronized motions of Venus, Earth, moon, and sun, and other planetary phenomena, including all the important Earth, moon, sun relationships. The light is used to graphically ..
Nasco’s best value telescope for the amateur photographer. A great basic reflector telescope. Easy to set up and easy to focus. Easy to pinpoint locations in the night sky. A superior basic telescope for night viewing. One year warranty. A 4-1..
Colorful teaching model of the sun that visually reinforces learning and grabs students’ attention. Removable pieces stimulate problem-solving skills and develop small motor skills. Accompanied by a reproducible activity card containing backgr..
Features 8 planetary orbits, plus the orbits of Earth’s moon and Pluto, for 10 orbits altogether. This Copernican heliocentric solar system is made by the makers of the world famous Trippensee® Planetarium. It illustrates the motions of the p..
Trippensee® Unlighted Elementary Planetarium Model
An economical planetarium made by the makers of the world famous Trippensee® Planetarium. Chain and sprocket drive; sturdy plastic arm with compass for locating North Star; Earth globe with map; and moon globe movable to any position. Sun, 6" d..
Grades 5-8.Thrill young astronomers with a journey through our Solar system with our engaging and highly interactive 80 screen-page digital lesson plan. Find out all about the Inner and Outer Planets, the Moon, Stars, Constellations...
Precise optical instrument, made with extreme care in details. Equatorial mount with handle. Two-section metal tripod from 2-3/16" x 3-13/16". 5 x 24 finderscope. Moon filter. 2 diam. 24.5 mm (7/8") eyepieces H8 and H20. Type: re..
This unusual two-way illuminated globe is sure to stimulate discussion and curiosity in the classroom. Turn the light off and brilliant lithography delineates the firmament’s stars, constellations, and nebulae; turn the light on and witness th..
Bring the moon right into your classroom using this incredibly effective demonstration of the moon phases and lunar cycle. Two AAA batteries (included) illuminate the moon globe from within. Kit includes assembly instructions, blackline masters, ...