Resources for Educators

PreK-12 Resources for New School Routines

As teachers, students, and families deal with school closures, PBS LearningMedia producers and educators have come together to curate a special collection of resources organized by grade and subject area. Find videos, lesson plans, and activities that support learning at home. Create a free account to save and organize content. Featured lesson plans in this collection contain full contextualization for the media they include. Plan and adapt our lessons in creative ways, using the Lesson Builder.


Use a model to create stars from a stellar nebula and track those stars through their life cycles in an attempt to resolve conflicts and answer questions from party attendees. Collect evidence of star colors, luminosity, solar mass, lifespans, composition, and temperature along your journey. Are you an educator looking for more? Join the community for free!

Recursos de PreK-12

Los maestros, los estudiantes y las familias se están preparando para el cierre de escuelas, y el equipo creador de las lecciones y los educadores de PBS LearningMedia se han unido para seleccionar una colección especial de recursos organizados por grado y materia. En la colección, hay videos, planes y actividades que apoyan el aprendizaje en el hogar. Regístrese con una cuenta gratis para guardar y organizar sus selecciones. Los planes en esta colección contienen una contextualización completa con los recursos visuales incluidos.


WGBH in collaboration with NASA presents digital media resources you can use to teach topics in K–12 Earth and Space Science. These free resources are organized into four grade bands. Each resource emphasizes engaging students in phenomena related to core ideas and science and engineering practices of the Next Generation Science Standards.

Earth Day

Fifty years ago, people around the world celebrated the first Earth Day (April 22, 1970). Organizers selected dates and planned activities specifically to engage young people in the growing environmental awareness movement. As we plan for Earth Day, NASA continues that outreach to young people and their mentors by pulling together various resources from across the agency into this online Earth Day Toolkit.

STEAM Demonstrations from Space

STEAMonstrations are STEAM demonstrations on the space station. Check out these cool videos! 


Kerbel Space Program

Create and manage your own space program. Build spacecraft, fly them, and try to help the Kerbals fulfill their ultimate mission of conquering space. With next generation technology, you won’t want to miss out on this incredible game.