Educational resources for secondary school

Orbital mechanics and the attitude command systems, safety in orbit and working in space.


Orbital mechanics and attitude control systems

An interactive kit that simulates a space flight, launch maneuvers, going into orbit and docking.


An activity in which students simulate commanding a robotic workstation to solve math problems.

Safety in orbit

Content and an activity to better understand the role of safety tethers during a spacewalk.

Moving and working in space

A classroom activity to experience the challenges of a spacewalk.

The need for spacesuits

Content and activities to understand how the spacesuit protects astronauts.

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