Sun and Stars Resources

http://imagine.gsfc.nasa.gov/docs/teachers/adopt_astronomer.html Teacher Corner - sounds interesting - experts will give advice

http://www.astro.wisc.edu/~dolan/constellations/constellationjavalist.html Interactive online star charts and constellationsactive

http://www.tvokids.com/games/snowfriends Click on the constellation icon: click on the sky or just move your mouse around the sky. You can record the music you make and listen to it. A cute introduction to constellationsactive

http://chabotspace.org/vsc/planetarium/thesky/stardome/default.asp Virtual Planetariumactive

http://www.seasky.org/constellations/constellations-intro.html constellations: click on a constellation to get a picture and information about it.active

http://www.dltk-kids.com/usa/fold_and_cut_star_shape.htm Flag day history , how to make a 5 pointed star active

http://www.sundials.co.uk/projects.htm How to make a sundial - 6 different ones! active

http://www.lmsal.com/YPOP/ Yohkoh Public Outreach Project - view pictues, movies, and lessons about the sun - Neat site! active

http://www.seasky.org/sky.html what's in the sky, space exploration, sky links, gamesactive

http://solar-center.stanford.edu//index.html Stanford's On-line resources for the sun - activites, pictures, lessons, etc.- another great site active

http://www.dibonsmith.com/ Information on all 88 constellations --- the myths and the facts. A Binocular (and Naked Eye) Tour of the Stars

http://stars.astro.illinois.edu/sow/sow.html Stars--Portraits of Stars and their Constellationsgeared towards amateur and budding astronomers. At the first site, Kaler offers detailed but non-technical descriptions of selected stars and a link to a photo of their respective constellations. Another section of the site, The Natures of Stars, consists of basic overviews of key concepts. The star descriptions are interesting to beginner and avid starwatchers alike, but the photos would benefit perhaps from superimposed arrows or other finding aids.

http://stars.astro.illinois.edu/skylights.html Skylights - The Stars site grows by one celestial body each week: the Star of the Week. Skylights also provides a synopsis of astronomy news for the week and viewing tips.

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