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Grade 6
Unit 4: Inquiry
Communications Satellites
The Satellite Site

Learn all about how satellites function and the different types of satellites on this website!
  • Under "What is a satellite, anyway?", click description and definition. View how a satellite orbits around another object.

  • Scroll down to learn about the parts of a satellite.

  • Then, scroll back up and click the arrow pointing to the right to view web pages on different kinds of satellites.

  • At anytime, if you want to go back to the home page, click the arrow in the middle at the top of the page.

  • If you have time, explore other parts, and other types, of satellites. Share what you learn with your classmates.