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Activity Report(2019-2020)

Activity Report(2019-2020)

JAXA Space Education Center published its activity report on the fiscal year 2019 (April 2019 - March 2020). PDF version is available for download here.




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Space Education Materials

Space Education Materials

Let's advance your communication skills with JAXA astronaut, Akihiko Hoshide!

Communication is critically important for astronauts in space. They communicate between the ISS and the ground controllers, and among astronauts ……




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Space Education Materials

Space Education materials ignite the Passion in Children's Hearts.
Let's use various Space Materials with the theme of space and Science.

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Recommended Materials

Let’s Make Cheese from Milk!

Let’s Make Cheese from Milk!

In this activity, students try making cottage cheese from milk to learn about the nature of protein as well as to inspire interest in dairy products.

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Let’s Have Some Fun with Static Electricity!

Let’s Have Some Fun with Static Electricity!

Students learn that static electricity is generated when they rub a straw with a paper towel and when they rub or shake a plastic bottle with Styrofoam flakes inside. Through fun experiments, they learn that the force of static electricity can work even when there is no direct touching.

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Activities

Support for Formal Education

Support for Formal
Education

The Center aims to expand and enhance the use of attractive space materials by schools and teachers to assist the students in learning various subjects according to the curriculum guidelines through its formal education support.

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Support for Informal Education

Support for Informal
Education

The Center supports educational activities carried out by other entities rather than schools outside the formal curricula, normally during non-school days using unique programmes and materials that it has developed.

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Space School for Families

Space School for
Families

The Center aims to enhance parent-child relationships and help create a conducive learning environment in the home through "Space School for Families".

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International Activities

International Activities

The Center places emphasis on enhancing benefits for primary and secondary school teachers and children through space education internationally, particularly in Asia and the Pacific.

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