Students and teachers are fascinated by space. This STEM lab will allow creativity and collaboration through the building of a Moon Lander!
The Goddard NASA Space Center has hired you as an engineer to design a spacecraft that can land on the Moon while still protecting the astronauts inside. Using the design guidelines- build away!!!
PDF and Video located here: (Special thanks to Sonja Fehlmann for the video introduction)
Digital Media from Discovery Education (If you do not have a subscription to DE; check in to that now) You can also find digital media from NASA, NOVA, and YouTube.
Space Shuttle Challenger Blog:
Moon Content Collection
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Day and Night
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Space Day: A Tour Inside NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center
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