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Web Links & Resources

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Aerospace News Sources

(While there are LOTS of news sources available, here is a short list.)

 

 

 

AE Teacher Sites

 

 

 

Regional CAP AE Pages

 

 

 

Government Websites

 

 

 

Museums

 

 

 

NASA Websites

  • NASA (homepage)
  • NASA for Educators 
  • NASA Teaching Material Search
  • NASA Television
  • NASA Education Programs Site – Links to all NASA Education Centers throughout the US
  • NASA CORE – order multimedia materials for a minimal fee
  • NASA Space Place – spacey things for kids to make and do
  • "Space Place Live!" - The Space Place presents the Space Place kids hosting their first talk show live from the Space Place Clubhouse. Guests will include real scientists and engineers working in the space program. 
  • NASA: 21st Century Explorer - a series of newsbreaks and educational materials featuring student actors. Students and educators in grades three through five will find a wide selection of hands-on projects, stories and videos presented in both Spanish and English. 
  • Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Podcast -NASA provides a set of audio and video clips along with links to images and information about a STEM-related topic. Students can choose as many items as they want to include in a project and download them to their computer. Students can use the information provided or conduct their own research to write a script for an audio or video production.
  • Learning Technologies Project

 

 

 

Space Centers

  • SPACE CENTER HOUSTON For more information
    • Distance learning opportunities
    • Standards-based mission activities for out-of-town guests
    • STEM support materials and lessons
  • U.S. SPACE & ROCKET CENTER  For more information
    • Rocket Park traces the early history of  America's space program with  27 missiles and rockets
    • Children's workshops
    • STEM education support materials
    • Weeklong camps
  • GREAT LAKES SCIENCE CENTER -- OHIO For more information 
    • The NASA Glenn Visitor Center at the Cleveland, Ohio, location lets visitors learn about the challenges of living and working in space.
      • Look inside the Skylab 3 Apollo Command Module
      • Climb a Martian landscape
      • Take a picture in a space suit.
  • VIRGINIA AIR & SPACE CENTER For more information
    • Space Racers: Adventures in Space Exploration, an interactive exhibit based on the new animated children's television show Space Racers, allows children ages 3-6 to explore the wonders of space.
    • Lesson plans for grades pre-K through 12
  • INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM -- NEW YORK For more information 
    • Space Shuttle Pavilion showcases the space shuttle Enterprise.
    • School and teacher programs and teacher materials
  • SALLY RIDE SCIENCE For more information .
    • "Mini PD" teaches educators how to easily connect STEM classroom lessons to supporting Common Core standards. Free with a site license. 
    • Teacher Activity Guides for the classroom

 

 

Miscellaneous

 

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