For Educators K-4

NASA eClips™

NASA eClips™logo Use these educational video segments to inspire and engage students.
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Picture Dictionary

Picture Dictionary Find definitions for NASA-related words designed for younger students.
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Download free NASA apps for your smartphone or tablet.
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Educators Search

A-Z List of NASA Websites for Educators
Find NASA resources from this alphabetic listing of NASA sites.

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K-4 Educator Featured Teaching Materials

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K-4 Educator Featured Sites

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Educator Resource Center Network

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Educator Resource Centers

Locate ERCs in your state or region for free educational materials and services.

Education Programs

For Educators

NASA offers many educational programs for K-4 educators throughout the year. See what is available now.

@NASAedu on Twitter

TwitterFollow, tweet and re-tweet the latest from NASA Education.
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Current Opportunities

Design a Space Tool Challenge
Create a digital 3-D model of a tool that astronauts might need in space. Entries from students in grades K-12 are due Dec. 15, 2014.

SOFIA Airborne Astronomy Ambassador Program
Educator teams are invited to apply to take part in a program that includes a flight on the SOFIA aircraft. Applications are due Dec. 22, 2014.

2014-2015 NASA Goddard OPTIMUS PRIME Spinoff Challenge
Entries for this contest for students in grades 3-12 are due Jan. 12, 2015.

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Homework Topics

Create your lesson plans using NASA articles for students.

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Page Last Updated: November 19th, 2014
Page Editor: Flint Wild