Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera

Educational Activities & Lessons


LRO Exploring the Moon

Engaging educational resources for NASAs Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission. Learn about the Moon through games, activities, puzzles and other lunar resources.

Explore! To the Moon and Beyond

Find fun activities on the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) mission developed by the Lunar and Planetary Institute (LPI).

LCROSS Educational Resources

Find web pages with educational activities and links on the Lunar CRater Observation and Sensing Satellite (LCROSS) mission (traveling aboard the LRO).

NASA Educator Resources

Explore the NASA web portal linking to all the main educator programs within the NASA Office of Education

Lunar Sample Disc Program: Bring Moon Rocks Into Your Classroom!

NASA provides lunar rock, soil, and regolith-core samples for both destructive and non-destructive analysis in pursuit of new scientific knowledge. Requests are considered for both basic studies in planetary science and applied studies in lunar materials beneficiation and resource utilization.

Tune Into the Moon

Find unique Moon resources for educators presented by Looking at Learning ... Again (Annenberg Media).

Apollo Word Search

A word search that helps identify Apollo-related words.

Soda Straw Rocket

An educational activity to help students study how basic rocket processes are applied to space flight.

LRO Paper Model

A printable paper model of LRO for your very own miniature model of the spacecraft.

LRO/LCROSS-Stack Paper Model

A printable paper model of the LRO/LCROSS stack.