Space Week is a week long celebration of all things Space!!!
April 24 – May 1, 2021
Space week will include Saturday STEM Labs, Live Virtual Astronomy Presentations, Virtual Presentations and Workshops for teachers and educators, Social Media Trivia, and more!!
Click a heading below to learn more about each activity!
Race into Space Saturday STEM Labs
April 24th & May 1st (Identical Curriculum both days)
Pre K – 5th Grades
10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
$20.00 per participant, must register in advance using the button below.
Students will explore space and the solar system through fun, engaging, hands-on activities.
Educator Resource Center Workshop for Educators
Teachers and Educators, including Homeschool parents
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
The workshop is free of charge, but you must register in advance using the button below.
Dr. Samuel Garcia, NASA Education Specialist with Kennedy Space Center, will present space-themed curriculum from NASA that teachers and parents can use in the classroom with their students.
Live Virtual Astronomy Presentations for Schools
April 24th – May 1st
Open to all, including Schools, Groups, Homeschoolers, etc.
Minimum of 20 participants to qualify for free program.
Presentation lasts approx. 30 minutes.
Cost is FREE for this week, Astronomy lesson only! Must be scheduled in advance, limited spots available, Tuesday – Friday 10 AM – 1 PM. Complete a Field Trip Request Form using the link below and select the option “MQ Virtual Field Trip” to schedule.
Space STEM Kits for Checkout & Space Lesson Plans for All
The Resource Center is full of lessons, books, activity kits, and more that is available to teachers and educators FREE of charge.
Click below to learn more and view available kits and lessons.
Social Media Events and Trivia for All
Follow the National STEM Academy on Facebook and Instagram for fun space themed trivia, live space discussions, and other events throughout the week!
Use #SpaceWeek,, #ItsMyMuseum and tag us @NationalSTEMAcademy to share your space photos and videos with us! We want to see you trying out the lessons, sharing your own activities and more!