Desktop games are a great way to stimulate interest and motivate kids. Here you will find links to an assortment of interactive games and activities from the Internet for use in your classroom. They cover this topic and can be used in a computer lab, on an interactive whiteboard, or on individual computer systems. There are a variety of skill levels in these activities.
Flash, Java, Shockwave, QuickTime or other interactive plug-ins may be required. Each individual site will advise you as to the needs, as necessary.
The NASA Kids Clubhas an entire library of kids games that you can play online.
And here's even MORE games from NASA.
Station Spacewalk Game
Visit the International Space Station in this game from NASA
Space Station Repair
Parts of the space station are failing and it is your mission to navigate to the different areas and repair them. Good luck!
Planetary Rescue Squad
Send help to stranded colonists on distant planets at PBSkids.org.
So Many Parts
Use your jet pack to navigate around in order to repair your space station.
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- Ages Past
- Earth Science
- Human Body
- Science Fundamentals