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NASA Spotlites videos are paired with interactive lessons and subject matter expert interviews to offer real-world connections.

Teachers may use the NASA eClips Spotlites Video Design Challenge to increase their students’ science literacy and communication skills. From research, to script, to screen, students build their own understanding of the science concept through creative video representations. This project may be used by digital media, science, and English teachers as an authentic, interdisciplinary task.

Earth's Atmosphere

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Interactive Lesson: Earth

Earth's Atmosphere

Students often have a difficult time understanding that oxygen is not the primary gas within Earth's atmosphere.

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NASA Spotlite: Earth's Atmosphere

Student producers from Arlington Public Schools in Arlington, Virginia, will confront and correct the misconception that Earth's atmosphere is primarily made of oxygen.