Technology and Engineering
There are a lot of great resources for educators on asteroids and small solar system bodies on the Dawn site.
The guide is designed to be used as single activities or combined to form mini-units. read more »
Pushing the Envelope: A NASA Guide to Engines: A Guide for Educators and Students with Chemistry, Physics, and Math ActivitiesPosted July 20th, 2010 by admin
The Educator's Guide for grades 9-12 aids in teaching math, physics, and chemistry concepts from the viewpoint of propulsion and aeronautics. It is aligned with national standards. read more »
Updated Rockets Educator Guide (2008).
History of rockets, how rockets work, applying Newton's Laws. read more »
For the NASA Summer of Innovation, NASA Aerospace Education Specialists have developed six 30-hour thematic units of NASA content. read more »
- Comet on a Stick activity - Grade level 3-5
- Children's Activities
- What is a Comet?
- Comet Sisters Story & Activity Extension
- Extreme Navigation - Grade level 5-8 read more »
This NASA educator guide for grades 5-12 focuses on the technology behind spacesuits. read more »
On the Moon Educator Guide
Grades: 3-12 and Informal
Product Number: EG-2009-02-05-MSFC read more »
Project SPECTRA! is a science and engineering program for 6th - 12th grade students, focusing on how light is used to explore the Solar System. Project SPECTRA! read more »
Exploring Space Through Algebra -- Grades 7-12 read more »