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This interactive feature provides younger students with basic information about Mars. Topics include the length of the Martian day, the size of the planet relative to Earth, and its gravity and atmosphere. There are also features on the search for life on Mars and what forms it might take, as well as a downloadable activity in which students conduct an 'interview' with the planet and provide the answers. ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Computer activity
Subject: Space science
 
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This section of the Windows to the Universe web site provides information and images about Mars including detailed information about this planet, space science, Martian atmosphere, Martian weather, planetary geology, space missions, myths, surface topography, moons, rings, and craters. Windows to the Universe is a user-friendly learning system pertaining to the Earth and Space sciences. The objective ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), Informal, General public
Resource type: Illustration - artistic, Illustration - scientific, Map, Photograph, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material
Subject: Chemistry, Physics, Space science
 
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This activity is about planetary distances. Learners will create a model of the solar system using beads and string, and compare planetary sizes using common types of fruit and seeds. The lesson models scientific inquiry using the 5E instructional model and includes teacher notes and vocabulary. Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Guide for instructor, Lesson plan
Subject: Mathematics, Space science
 
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In this lesson students explore the dust storms on Mars and compare the temperatures to days without storms. Students also examine the Martian orbit around the Sun and its control of the seasons. This is the fourth of interactive student lessons from the Martian Sun Times. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity
Subject: Atmospheric science, Space science
 
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This module from the Mars Exploration Curriculum serves as an introduction to studying Mars in the classroom develops students' understanding of Mars, the solar system, and planetary exploration. The module introduces many of the intriguing riddles posed by Mars and provides teachers a variety of ways to integrate the study of Mars into their classrooms. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Module / Unit
Subject: Space science
 
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In this lesson students explore the climate and seasons of Mars and compare them to Earth's. This is the first in a series of interactive student lessons from the Martian Sun Times. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity
Subject: Climatology, Space science
 
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Mars Climate, Now and In the Past is a Windows to the Universe Exploratour and provides information and images about Mars' unusual climate, Martian cryosphere, possible running water, Martian atmosphere, Martian clouds, Martian orbital eccentricity, global cooling, Mars Pathfinder Results, and theories. Windows to the Universe is a user-friendly learning system pertaining to the Earth and Space sciences. ... Full description.
Grade level: Primary (K-2), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), Informal, General public
Resource type: Tutorial, Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Visualization - scientific
Subject: Climatology, Geologic time, Space science
 
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This is an activity about the planet Mars. Learners will create cratered surface models illustrating different lengths of time. Then, they will compare their models with three different surface images of Mars, placing these images in order from youngest to oldest based on the evidence. Learners will discover that the oldest surface has the most craters, while also discussing what events could make ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Curriculum, Guide for instructor, Visualization - scientific
Subject: Geology, History and philosophy of science, Mathematics, Space science
 
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This lesson plan is part of the Center for Educational Resources (CERES), a project where a team of master teachers, university faculty and NASA researchers have created a series of web-based astronomy lessons. In this lesson students compare real-time Earth and Mars measurements for temperature, wind speed, humidity and atmospheric pressure. They then compare the two planets weather patterns. This ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8)
Resource type: Computer activity, Assessment / Evaluation, Lesson plan
Subject: Atmospheric science, Space science
 
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This math example explains what celestial objects a person can see with the unaided eye from the vantage points of Earth and Mars, using simple math, algebra and astronomical distance information. This resource is from PUMAS - Practical Uses of Math and Science - a collection of brief examples created by scientists and engineers showing how math and science topics taught in K-12 classes have real ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Problem set, Ref. material
Subject: Mathematics, Space science
 
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