This section is designed for educators and students to learn more about our dynamic Sun and space
weather and how these topics can be used in the classroom and outreach events. Try your hand at some
of the questions in the Questions & Answers section. Briefs & Reports and the Glossary has
more information to help you out.
The Solarscapes curriculum allows middle school students to explore the physical nature of Sun
cycles, especially identifying solar features and plotting sunspots. This standards-based
curriculum, which was designed to enhance the Space Science Institute's traveling exhibition,
Electric Space, is available to download. You can also download the Family Guide to the Sun
and view two PowerPoint presentations and Online Resources.