Education and
Public Engagement
at the Lunar and Planetary Institute

Educational Activity Directory

These are Lunar and Planetary Institute educational resources from our programs, workshops, field trips, and products. They include activities, exhibits, spectrometers, powerpoints, recommended Web sites, and more. We will continue to add resources to this page over time. If you have comments or questions, please send them to

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Only fill in this section if you want activities related to specific NGSS categories. All activities (but not resources or information) have also been sorted according to alignment with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for connections to the Disciplinary Core Ideas, Science and Engineering Practices, and Crosscutting Concepts.
NGSS Disciplinary Core Ideas
Science and Engineering Practices
Crosscutting Concepts

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These resources, developed through funding of the NASA Science Mission Directorate (SMD), have been reviewed by educators and scientists to ensure the content is accurate and useful for the indicated educational setting. Resources are available for K-12, college and out-of-school audiences.

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