Space currIcula

NWAY is proud to offer Launchpad: FREE Space-STEM Curricula for middle school teachers who are interested in problem-based space missions featuring the engineering design process. These beginner projects build students’ confidence and interest in space and STEM topics. 

The projects are standards-aligned, hands-on, collaborative design challenges that build foundational STEM skills. Students are transformed into a team of engineers, scientists, and astronauts to work on real NASA challenges on how to live and work in space!

Mission to Mars

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Mission to an Orbital Platform

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Mission to the Moon

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By helping to fund our programs for motivated Middle and High School students with an interest in exploring space, you advance 21st century careers for underrepresented minorities, female, and economically disadvantaged students.

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