This resource guide from the Middle School Portal 2 project, written specifically for teachers, provides links to exemplary resources including background information, lessons, career information, and related national science education standards.The material provided on this webpage will help you brush up on your astronomy-related content knowledge, such as the electromagnetic spectrum, theories of the universe, and nuclear fusion.You will facilitate student understanding of the motivations, objectives and benefits of scientific approaches to studying space. There are resources that will help students discover the nature of the fields of astronomy and space exploration, as well as gain familiarity with some astronomers.


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