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Activities for students in grades K-8. 

 


Grades K-4

Make Stretchy Slime for grades K-4

Make Stretchy Slime

Did you know that our universe is stretching out in all directions? It’s true! Ever since the universe began about 13.8 billion years ago, it’s been stretching out and expanding. In this activity, you’ll make your own stretchy universe slime.

A to Z activity sheets   K-4

A-Z Activity Sheets

Subject: Living and Working in Space. Download this printable coloring, writing and activity book. Work puzzles and learn new words about NASA’s Commercial Crew Program that will launch astronauts to space on American rockets.

Activity Book     K-4

Activity Book

NASA conducts aeronautics research. The 52-page High Flyers Alphabet Activity Book introduces basic aeronautics terms. Students can color and practice letter writing, learn new words, solve simple addition problems and more.

More to Explore Weather for grades K-4

More to Explore Weather

Subject: Weather and Climate. Click the image above to find games to play, videos to watch, things to make and stories to read.

More to Explore Airlines

Subject: Airplanes and Flying. Click the image above to find games to play, videos to watch, things to make and stories to read.

More to EXPLORE for grades K-4

More to Explore Constellations

Subject: Stars, Constellations and Astronomy. Click on the image above to find games to play, videos to watch, things to make and stories to read.

Make an Astronaut Lander for grades K-4

Make an Astronaut Lander

In this challenge, use what you know and what you can investigate about gravity, motion, forces and a target of your choosing (the Moon, Mars or beyond!) to design and build a lander that will protect two “astronauts” when they touch down.

Make an ocean you can eat for grades K-4

Make an Ocean You Can Eat

Let’s make an ocean ecosystem dessert. Yummmmm. 

NASA K-4

NASA

Click the image to visit the NASA STEAM-at-home website for K-4.


Grades 5-8

NASA at home 5-8

NASA

Click the image to visit the NASA STEAM-at-home website for grades 5-8.

 

Rocket Science Ride for Grades 5-8

Rocket Science Ride

The interactive app gives an overview of the complexities involved in getting to and conducting research aboard the International Space Station. The app is also challenging and fun! The Commercial Crew Program focuses on working with NASA’s two partners Boeing and SpaceX to create American commercial capabilities to safely send humans to and from the International Space Station.

Learn about Artemis for Grades 5-8

Learn About Artemis

Play word and number puzzles while you learn about the Apollo mission that first put people on the Moon. Find out about the Artemis mission that will land the first American woman and the next American man on the Moon.