Mystery Science: Why Do the Stars Change With the Seasons?
Mystery Science

In this Mystery, students will be introduced to the Earth’s orbital movement around the Sun, as a means of seeing why the constellations change.

DK Find Out! Space

Discover facts, quizzes, and videos about the planets of the solar system, the history of space travel, and the names of stars and galaxies in the universe.

DK Find Out! Constellations

Since ancient times, people have looked for patterns in the stars.

Arizona Science Center: Constellation Viewer
Arizona Science Center

Learn about the constellations in the night sky by making your own Constellation Viewer.

StarTalk: Holiday Lights

Neil talks about winter sky constellations, Santa’s sleigh ride, and the astronomy behind the Star of Bethlehem with comedian co-hosts Chuck Nice and Leighann Lord.

Crash Course Kids: Star Personalities - Episode 25.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina chats about their difference and tells us what those differences mean.

Crash Course Kids: Super Stars (Constellations) - Episode 31.1
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina chats about stars, constellations, and how humans have used constellations to tell stories for a really long time.

Crash Course Kids: The Ecliptic - Episode 37.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode, Sabrina chats about this imaginary line called the Ecliptic and its cycle in the sky.

Crash Course Kids: Constellation Location - Episode 31.2
Crash Course Kids

In this episode of Crash Course Kids, Sabrina talks about how the Earth’s rotation and axis can affect what we see in the night sky.

Crash Course Kids: The Zodiac Constellations - Episode 37.1
Crash Course Kids

We’ve talked about constellations; groups of stars in the night sky that we assign names to. But there are a certain group of special constellations called The Zodiac that Sabrina is going to chat about.

OLogy: A Kid's Guide to Stargazing
OLogy (American Museum of Natural History)

How many constellations and planets can you find in the night sky? Record your sightings in a “stellar” journal.

National Park Service: Junior Ranger Books - Junior Ranger Night Explorers
National Park Service

Learn to find the North Star, discover the world of constellations, galaxies, and other night time phenomena.