Lunar and Planetary Institute






Earth - Moon Comparisons
Content Resources for the Pre-Service Educator

Educational Disk Program
This program consists of six samples of lunar material (three soils and three rocks) encapsulated in a six-inch diameter clear lucite disk. The disk is accompanied by written and graphic descriptions of each sample in the disk; a film; a teacher workbook; and additional printer material.

Exploring the Moon: A Teacher's Guide with Activities for Earth and Space Sciences
These materials have been designed for use in upper elementary through high schools and include information on the Lunar Sample Disk, a Teacher’s Guide, Moon ABCs Fact Sheet, Rock ABCs Fact Sheet, 17 activities, and more.

LPI's Exploring the Moon
Extensive source of information on past and future missions to the Moon.

To the Moon and Beyond with NASA's LRO Mission
An Explore! module, with background content and activities written for informal educators, connected to the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) Mission — that will explore our Moon and gather data to help prepare the way for future lunar expeditions.