Below are links to educational activities that use ESASky, designed for school children aged 14 upwards. These have been created in collaboration with the CESAR (Cooperation through Education in Science and Astronomy Research) educational project at ESAC:


If you try these activities with your students, we would appreciate your feedback in order for us to continually improve them. Also, please let us know if you create your own activities and we will be happy to link to them from this page!


The colours of astronomy

An introduction to multi-wavelength Astronomy and the ESA astronomical missions exploring the full spectrum.


An introduction to the Interstellar Medium and the way astronomers learn about it.

The secrets of galaxies

An introduction to the Hubble Tuning Fork and the basic properties of galaxies.