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Mars Exploration Curriculum
This series of modules integrates printable images of Mars into classroom activities. Four broad topics cover the exploration of Mars and the Pathfinder missions, the great Martian floods and the Pathfinder landing site, the canyon Valles Marineris, and water on Mars. Each topic has several discrete activities associated with it that can be used independently. There are supporting materials for teachers as well as background information on the images. There are two curriculum modules for grades 4-10, one for grades 6-12 and one for grades 9-12.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Module / Unit
  • Space science
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
JPL authored documents are sponsored by NASA under Contract NAS7- 030010. All documents available from this server may be protected under the U.S. and Foreign Copyright Laws. Permission to reproduce may be required.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-005-065
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: NASA, JPL, Mars Education Program