Lunar and Planetary Institute

Straight from the Standards

There are some subjects that appear in most national and state education standards: lunar phases, seasons, the nature of light, etc. For information and resources related to misconceptions in planetary science held by students, teachers, and the public, click here.

These are Lunar and Planetary Institute resources from our field trips, workshops, programs, and products. They include activities, images, powerpoints, recommended books and videos and Web sites, and more. We will continue to expand these sections as we develop additional resources.

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Rotation/Day and Night


Lunar Phases and Eclipses