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Outer Planets of The Solar System videos

Use online video to discover the unique attributes of the outer planets in our solar system. Use the video subtitles to improve Reading and Literacy skills .... simultaneously!

Use these online Science videos entitled The Outer Planets of the Solar System for kids to study and discover the important attributes and characteristics of each of the outer planets in our solar system.

Use these 5 online educational videos to learn why are Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are called the "gas giants"? What stellar body orbits alongside Pluto? Unravel the unique characteristics of each of the five planets farthest from the Sun. Discover why Jupiter is called the Spotted Giant and why Galileo thought Saturn's beautiful rings were "ears" around the planet. Learn what Voyager 2 discovered about Uranus and Neptune, and uncover the mysteries of the most distant planet, Pluto.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the characteristics of Jupiter, the giant planet
  • Learn about Saturn, the planet surrounded by rings.
  • Uncover scientific facts about Uranus, the 'sideways' planet.
  • Explore Neptune from the perspective of the space probe Voyager 2.
  • Examine what is known about Pluto, the farthest planet from the Sun.
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