NASA provides educators and students alike with access to educational resources to expand their knowledge, and explore deeper into science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Through educational websites, Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex encourages teachers and students to explore the resources available from NASA for continued study in order to nurture and train the next generation of space explorers. Links are updated frequently, so be sure to check back often for new and exciting opportunities to explore!

Space Chase! App

Explore & Learn is the mobile learning experience for students before, during and after their school field trip to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. Students use their smartphones to investigate and solve space-related challenges, earning stars for correctly accomplishing tasks. Enhance and extend your field trip with the Space Chase! app, now available in the Apple Store and Google Play.

Downloadable Activities from the Visitor Complex

Pressure’s On! Bernoulli Activities
Great Carrot Chlorophyll Experiment
Fasten your Seatbelt!
Build a Geodesic Sphere
Make Rover Tracks

Educator Websites

Educator Features & Articles 
NASA Teaching Materials 
NASA Science for Educators 


Space Nutrition 

Space Nutrition Book
Easy Activity Sheet
Intermediate Activity Sheet
Advanced Activity Sheet


Student/Youth Websites 

Space Science Education / Public Outreach
Summer Reading with Astronaut Authors - 2018
NASA Stem Engagement activites for K-4
Story Time from Space
Spac-Ed Education Video Series


From NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center 

StarChild Learning Center for Young Astronomers Ages 4 to 14 
Imagine the Universe Ages 14 and up 


From NASA's Kennedy Space Center

Education Center

Educator Study Pass

Camp KSC® Activities

The Payload Blog
Book Covers of Summer Reading Book suggestions

Summer Reading with Astronaut Authors

Inspire students this summer with these books written by astronauts!

June 1, 2018 | BY DEE