What's Up In Space?
From blazing hot Mercury through the rings of Saturn and on out to Neptune, each of the eight unique planets in our solar system are explored. This episode also reviews the most recent changes in the planetary status of Pluto, covered in an age appropriate manner allowing for an introduction to the concept of Dwarf Planets. [11 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Information For Teachers
- Grade Levels
- 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Science & Technology
- Series Length
- 7 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 12 minutes
- Record Rights
- Recording/duplication allowed as long as IPTV broadcasts the series. If you miss the broadcast, contact your AEA for copies.
- Visit the Website for Teacher Resources
Visit the IPTV Education website to access timely, relevant resources for your classroom.
Series Description: This series introduces young learners to the solar system with fascinating topics presented at a developmentally appropriate level, using a combination of live action, colorful illustrations and computer created animations.
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