Sites2See – astronomy for primary

Primary KLAs:
Creative and Practical Arts, Human Society and its Environment, Science and Technology
Educational levels:
Foundation, Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6

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A small galaxy of sites and resources, from Galileo making discoveries that changed our view of the universe, to new images and understandings from Hubble, on a page tailored for Primary students.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(ST3-10ES-S) explains regular events in the solar system and geological events on the Earth's surface

(ST1-10ES-S) recognises observable changes occurring in the sky and on the land and identifies Earth's resources

(ST2-10ES-S) investigates regular changes caused by interactions between the Earth and the Sun, and changes to the Earth's surface

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACSSU078) The Earth is part of a system of planets orbiting around a star (the sun)

(ACSHE082) Important contributions to the advancement of science have been made by people from a range of cultures

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
ScOT topics:
Solar System, Telescopes, Astronomers, Rockets, Jupiter, Planets, Pluto, Asteroids, Earth, Saturn
File type:
State of NSW, Department of Education
State of NSW, Department of Education
Date created:
Friday, 28 September 2018

Resource ID: 757400a6-bfa1-4286-80a6-09958dab2ade