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References

Most of the activities are original, but "Mount Nose" is adapted from the GEMs materials of the Laurence Hall of Science, California, by Lynda Hatch, Boeing Distinguished Professor of Science Education, Washington State University.

Stories adapted from Keepers of the Earth; Native American Stories and Environmental Activities for Children, by Michael J Caduto and Joseph Bruchac, published by Fulcrum Inc., Golden, Colorado.

For more information and ideas try the Native American Educational Trust, which has just opened a resource centre. For a teacher's uide, send SAE to NAET, 21 Little Preston St, Brighton BN1 2HQ. Tel: 01273 328357. E-mail: naet@pavilion.co.uk

GREAT WEBSITES

These go beyond the National Curriculum in presenting the planets of the Solar System and other concepts

NASA

www.nasa.gov

Nine Planets

www.ex.ac.ukmirrorsnineplanets

The Solar System

www.solarviews.comenghomepage.htm

Space telescope

wwwstsci.edutop.html

BBC

www.bbc.co.ukplanets

Your weight on other worlds

www.exploratorium.eduronhweightindex.html

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