NASA and Microsoft collaborated to create a Web site where Internet users can have fun while advancing their knowledge of Mars. read more »
Grades 3-5 Lessons http://phoenix.lpl.arizona.edu./edu_whywater_lessons.php
Grades 6-8 Lessons http://phoenix.lpl.arizona.edu./edu_whywater_lessons3.php read more »
Lesson 1: My Place in Space
Purpose: To deepen student understanding about their place in space, starting with their bedroom and extending out to the Milky Way.
Lesson 2: KWL-Mars read more »
The goal of the project is through comparison, facilitate understanding about the similarities and differences between soil properties on Earth and Mars. read more »
Lesson plans and handouts for 15 fun Mars activities
A set of 24 hands-on activities for various age levels.
This project offers students the opportunity to explore Mars on a personal, direct level. read more »
This is a self-contained activity in which your students will use realistic techniques to plan a mission to Mars. read more »
Mapping the Surface of a Planet is intended to fit within the existing Earth Science curriculum. There is a Teacher Guide and a Student Guide. read more »