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OPENING DOORS
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STEM lessons and activities to teach the technological advances that will bring comfort to space travel. GRADES 6–8

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Have your students design an innovation for a hotel in outer space and you could win an iPad, five nights at a DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, and $1,000 for your classroom! Bonus! Chance to speak with astronauts! Entry Form.

Lessons & Activities

Help your students develop critical-thinking skills as they work to address the challenges of traveling comfortably in space.

LESSON Making Space Home Grades 6-8 DOWNLOAD LESSON
ACTIVITY Living in Space: Where Hard Science Meets Soft Skills Grades 6-8 DOWNLOAD ACTIVITY
ENTRY FORM Opening Doors
in Space Contest
Grades 6-8
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ENTER ONLINE!

Hey, teachers: Download the entry form and submit your students’ innovations for a chance to win great prizes for your classroom!

To submit by mail, send to: Opening Doors in Space Contest, Scholastic Inc., 3rd Floor, Space 3-230, 557 Broadway, New York, NY 10012

Deadline: October 22, 2019

Grand Prize

  • Student Prize: an iPad
  • Class Prize: a space-travel-themed book
  • Teacher Prize: an iPad, $1,000 classroom grant, and five nights at a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel

Runner-Up

  • Student Prize: a space science prize pack
  • Class Prize: a space-travel-themed book
  • Teacher Prize: a $250 classroom grant

The Opening Doors in Space Contest is now closed! Thank you to all that entered! The teachers of the winners will be contacted around November 15th by email.