FREE Teacher Workshop — October 11th

appleteacherFREE Teacher Workshops

at the Columbia Memorial Space Center!

Fully credentialed and pre-service teachers are invited to learn and explore by joining these informative and innovative workshops that serve to benefit their classroom and school! Engage in the Cosmic Connection, increase your technology skills, or become certified in handling actual lunar samples!

Workshops are FREE for all pre-service and fully-credentialed teachers. Participants are required to bring in their teacher or student ID the day of each workshop. Lunch is provided! Pre-registration is required.  


October’s Workshop

NASA_LOGOChemistry & Climate Change

Saturday, October 11th

10 am – 12pm

Teachers will get an overview of what we know about climate change and how we know it.  Enjoy some simple chemistry, videos, games, and student inventions. This is a great, standards-based way to teach and inspire students to think about our impact on the environment, economics and social change.

Participants will also be treated to a FREE simulated space mission to Mars in our Challenger Learning Center from 1:00 – 3:00pm.


Many ways to pre-register and secure your spot!

– Visit the City of Downey’s ActiveNet online portal

Email our Reservation Specialist at (include your full name, phone number, and mailing address)

Call and speak with our Reservation Specialist at (562) 231-1200, Tuesday through Saturday 1:00 – 5:00pm


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