9-12 Classroom

LRO sees Apollo 11 on the moon activity


Suggested Lesson:  LRO Sees Apollo 11 on the Moon
Students use an image taken by the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter to determine scale, the sun angle and boulder size.

Full Collection: Lunar Math
Collection of Moon-related math and physical science problems that are authentic glimpses of modern science and engineering issues.


Cosmoquest Moon Mappers craters identified

Suggested Lesson: Moon Mappers
Students map lunar craters online and help train future computers to do science.

Full Collection: Cosmoquest
CosmoQuest is a series of on-line citizen science projects to do and learn real science.  CosmoQuest is partnering directly with scientists – including NASA mission scientists – to develop citizen science projects that help expand the research they can accomplish.