Explore Science: Earth & Space 2020 toolkit

Hands-on STEM public engagement activities and professional development resources about Earth and space science.

In collaboration with NASA, the NISE Network has assembled a new set of engaging, hands-on Earth and space science experiences with connections to science, technology, and society.  


The 2020 Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit is split in two parts this year.

  • Part A will be available in January 2020.  

  • Part B will be available in early November 2020 and will include a hands-on collaborative Moon game as well as science activities about the Moon.

Download the full digital kit

Training Videos 

Training Videos - including: activity & content training videos, professional development videos

Kit Contents (PART A) - 

Planning and promotional materials

Training materials

Hands-on STEM activities 

Digital copies of all activity guides, graphics, and educational materials available in English and Spanish

Media and graphics

Kit Contents (PART B) - 




Apollo program 50th anniversary resources

Earth Day 50th anniversary resources


The following are resources you can use to extend the visitor experience if you want to go into more depth or expand the length of your program.  

Digital toolkits 

Digital versions of toolkits are available as a free download:

Physical toolkits

About the Project


This material is based upon work supported by NASA under cooperative agreement award numbers NNX16AC67A and 80NSSC18M0061. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).