Education

Rock the Class: Lunar and Meteorite Sample Certification
05.06.10
 
lunar samplesAfter receiving certification, NASA will loan teachers small containers that contain lunar and meteorite samples. Image credit: NASA/JPL
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JPL's Educator Resource Center is holding a free lunar and meteorite sample certification class on Tues., May 11, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. This workshop is recommended for all teachers, kindergarten through high school.

NASA makes real moon rocks and meteorites available for teachers to borrow. This certification workshop is required in order to bring the excitement of real lunar rock and meteorite samples to your students. The samples are from NASA's historic Apollo missions.

To sign up, call the JPL Educator Resource Center in Pomona, Calif., at 909-397-4420.

For directions and more information about the resource center, go to
http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/education/index.cfm?page=115