Center for Meteorite Studies

Did you know that the Center for Meteorite Studies offers loanable classroom modules focusing on The Origin of Meteorites?

Module lessons and activities are aligned to the National Science Education Standards (Grades 5-12) and the Arizona Academic Content Standards, and modules can be loaned to K-12 and informal educators.

opening_moduleEach module contains actual specimens (including meteorites!), 3D models, media resources (movies, posters, books), lesson plans, and a detailed user guide. Educators can choose from a series of engaging activities that utilize hands-on materials geared to help students develop logical thinking, analytical skills, and proficiency in STEM disciplines.

 

 

Educators can register online to reserve the Origins of Meteorites module for two weeks at no cost.  Sign up to reserve a module here!

module_books_dvdsPlease note that, at this time, the module cannot be shipped, only picked up, in person, from the ASU Center for Meteorite Studies.  Module pick-up and return dates are scheduled weekdays, between 9 AM and 5 PM, excluding ASU holidays.  Please request module at least 2 weeks in advance of preferred pick-up date.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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