These are "Teacher Toolkits" that feature research and activities related to the space station. Use these lesson plans, videos, and related resources to bring the International Space Station into your classroom. New topics are featured every month, making this a site to check regularly.
For teachers of K-12 and at-home learners, a set of activities and background information celebrating the launch of crews for the International Space Station.
Test your ability to pilot the SpaceX Dragon2 and dock it with the space station:
Science from Scientists provides lessons and programs developed and delivered by trained scientists. They focus on elementary and middle school grades.
Schools, classrooms, educational organizations, homeschools, and families can register their students for these activities. Students under 18 should be registered by a teacher or guardian. Educators can register once on behalf of their entire classroom or organization. The dates for each of the education plans are completely flexible.
The NASA STEM Engagement & Educator Professional Development Collaborative at Texas State University provides live educational webinars at no cost. There is a busy schedule of diverse topics covering basic science to mission-specific results.
This is a free online course offered by Mass DOE in partnership with EVERFI. It is an interactive program for exploring STEM careers for middle school students (grades 6-9). These lesson plans enable learners to engage with interactive content that reinforces key STEM skills while discovering some of the exciting STEM opportunities that await.
This page lists past webinars and links to subscribe to new webinars. The webinars are from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and The McAuliffe Center of Framingham State University. The offerings include STEM subject-based sessions as well as sessions addressing the challenges of virtual learning.
PhET is a repository of simulation activities in Math and Science. This page lists translations of some of these activities into 93 languages.
This website is provided by WGBH and partner organizations. It features curriculum ideas, teaching strategies, and resources for home visiting organizations.