Starry Night EDU 2.0 (www.starrynight.com/education) is a desktop planetarium software program designed for K-8 students. With Starry Night, students and teachers can explore the planets and constellations that appear in the night sky. In addition, students can print a detailed star map and create short movies. Starry Night also comes with a 124-page teacher manual that includes reproducible activities and tests, as well as a bonus CD-ROM of various space art. Space Holdings, (212) 703-5800, www.spaceholdings.com.
This article originally appeared in the 04/01/2004 issue of THE Journal.
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