Kennedy Space Center

Calling all space explorers! Rocket over to the Kennedy Space Center for a field trip that is out of this universe. Live the dream during an astronaut training experience where students and scouts will be immersed in the world of modern astronauts in an intense and exciting half-day training that includes operating a full-scale shuttle mock-up and taking the helm in mission control. The interdisciplinary Space Explorer Adventure program introduces learners to science and technology though simulations like the micro-gravity wall. Groups can spend the night underneath a shuttle that has travelled through the stars and spend the evening exploring and discovering.
 
Contact Info
Address: Kennedy Space Center, Ste. 405, Titusville, FL 32899. Brevard County. Tel: 866-737-5235. Website: www.kennedyspacecenter.com. Hrs: Daily 9AM-7PM. Same Day Booking: No.
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: All day. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Science, STEM.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Science, Technology.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

STEM Lesson Plan

The light bulb, the assembly line, and the personal computer are all inventions by American innovators that have greatly impacted the world. For America to continue to lead the world in innovation, students must be fluent in the foundation of these inventions. Students learn science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and how they are related to specific topics. ... Continue