Space Science (K-8)

Space science fascinates students from an early age. Despite this natural interest, to understand the way planets move and how seasons occur, students must have a firm grasp on the related elementary solar system and space vocabulary words. Budding scientists can play fun first grade science word games to learn about the moon’s phases and the sun’s light. Read MoreRead Less

The second, third, and fourth grade science word lists familiarize students with the planets, while the middle school science definitions introduce more challenging space vocabulary words such as the big bang theory and the concept of a black hole. Teaching elementary space science is most effective when elementary science lesson plans integrate elementary online science practice as well as printable worksheets.

Students feel confident to explore elementary school science questions when their comprehension of the science word definitions is robust. Learning middle school science vocabulary is crucial not just for solving science problems and acing science tests but also for science fair projects and everyday life. The space and solar system word lists are based on both the elementary and middle school science core curriculum and fit K-8 space science lesson plans. VocabularySpellingCity is a stellar way to learn about space science!

he following games are recommended for Space Science (K-8) Lists.

Read-A-Word allows students to practice their reading and literacy skills.

Play Read-A-Word with a Kindergarten Space Science list.

Space Vocabulary

Sentence Writing Practice allows students to create and type in a sentence for each one of their space vocabulary and spelling words.

Play Sentence Writing Practice with a 3rd grade Space Science list.

Solar System Vocabulary Words

WhichWord? Definitions provides practice recognizing definitions for each spelling and vocabulary word.

Play WhichWord? Definitions with a 7th grade Space Science list.

Space Words