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Water in the Solar System: Water, Water, Everywhere!
Organizations & Clubs

Children of all ages can investigate different aspects of water and its importance on our Earth and in our solar system. These recommendations are tailored for organizations and clubs such as libraries, planetariums, science centers, astronomy clubs, and scout troops. Check out the Featured Activity tab for ways to celebrate Earth Day in your informal learning program!

Events could include bringing in speakers, including NASA Solar System Ambassadors, to share how NASA missions and programs are helping us learn more about Earth, its water resources, and where we might find water elsewhere in the solar system. Be sure to submit photographs, artwork, music, or words of your community enjoying your activities to Share Your Stories.


Activity Description
The Water Cycle -- Now You See It, Now You Don't Elementary students learn about the relationship between temperature and condensation
Exploring Ice in the Solar System The Exploring Ice in the Solar System education unit examines the importance of water in the form of ice in the Solar System. From hands-on experiences with ice, the unit moves on to investigating ice in everyday life, in polar regions on Earth, and throughout the Solar System.
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