These are educational resources that may be used to support Space Day, which is the first Friday of every May. In 2009, Space Day is on Friday, May 1st.

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From the Living and Working in Space series, astronauts on the space shuttle compare living on Earth to living in space in these videos targeting students in grades K-4.
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Targeting students in grades 9-12, the Flight Testing Newton’s Laws NASA Education Series shows how Newton’s three laws of motion and advanced mathematics apply to the real world of flight testing an aircraft.
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Rockets: Educator Guide

by NASA Education

The activities and lesson plans contained in this educator guide for grades K-12 emphasize hands-on science, prediction, data collection and interpretation, teamwork, and problem solving. The guide also contains background information about the history of rockets and basic rocket science.
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Space food research meets the challenge of providing food that tastes good and travels well in space. The activities in this NASA educator guide for grades K-8 emphasize hands-on and cooperative involvement of students as they explore the unique problems of keeping astronauts happy and healthy in space.
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