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Dynamic Design: The Cleanroom DLESE Reviewed Collection
This module engages students in the use of a clean room and in the planning of assembly of solar collector wafers for the Genesis space mission. They will work in production design teams to explore how the Genesis spacecraft will collect bulk solar wind with the collector arrays and learn to work as a team in a restrictive environment. The module includes several activities with accompanying video clips. Downloadable, printable teachers' guides and students pages are provided for each one.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Guide for instructor
    • Module / Unit
  • Visual:
    • Video
  • Space science
  • Technology
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Videos require Quicktime
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information is unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-ESERevSProd044
Educational standards:
  • National Science Education Standards (NSES):
    • 5-8:
      • A - Science as inquiry:
        • Abilities necessary to do scientific inquiry
        • Understanding about scientific inquiry
      • B - Physical science:
        • Motion and forces
        • Properties and changes of properties in matter
      • D - Earth and space science:
        • Structure of the earth system
      • E - Science and technology:
        • Abilities of technological design
        • Understandings about sci. / tech.
      • F - Science in personal / social perspectives:
        • Risks and benefits
        • Sci. / tech. in society
    • 9-12:
      • B - Physical science:
        • Structure and properties of matter
      • F - Science in personal / social perspectives:
        • Personal and community health
      • G - History and nature of science:
        • Historical perspectives
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: MCREL