Space Station Explorers: "A Beautiful Planet" Educator Resource Guide
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Embark on an awe-inspiring trip around our world through the eyes of astronauts on the ISS.

This educator resource guide and supplemental activities are inspired by the IMAX film “A Beautiful Planet” (now available on Hulu!). These materials will enhance students’ understanding of the Earth, the importance of the ISS, and the work that’s being done to conserve our planet and its resources.

“A Beautiful Planet” is a breathtaking portrait of Earth from space. The film features stunning footage of our magnificent blue planet and the effects humanity has had on it over time. If you have a Hulu account, you can take a virtual field trip to complement the materials provided below and give your students a closer look at the wonders of our world.

Science Topics
Conservation & Sustainability, Ecology, Geology, Oceanography
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
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Download the PDF Educator’s guide to use with “A Beautiful Planet” website.

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