Sun-Earth Days 2014

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Goddard Space Flight Center

Sun-Earth Days 2014

For Educators


This collection of lesson plans, activities and videos are designed to bring the science, technology, engineering and mathematics of our theme 'New Discoveries: One Mission at a Time' to any educational setting.

All of the Sun-Earth Days educator resources have been organized into tailored lists by using the 'NASA Wavelength' online directory. NASA Wavelength is your pathway into a digital collection of Earth and space science resources for educators of all levels - from elementary to college, to out-of-school programs. You can use NASA Wavelength to quickly locate additional resources, create your own personalized lists of activities, connect to national education standards and even share the resources you discover with others through social media and email.

Space Weather Living History

Many students recognize history as a series of facts, dates, and events usually packaged as a textbook. The use of primary sources can change this view.

Classroom (Formal) Educators

Museum (Informal) Educators

Amateur Astronomers


A typical galaxy like the Milky Way has a magnetic field strength of about 0.000003 Gauss.