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The true global geography of Mars first emerged with comprehensive maps from Mariner 9 and Viking during the 1970s. This visualization tours the Red Planet using the Viking dataset, hitting such features as the Valles Marineris canyons and the Olympus Mons volcano. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Visualization - scientific
Subject: Space science
 
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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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Mars Globe showing a cutaway revealing the MOHO data. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Visualization - scientific
Subject: 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 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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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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