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SPACE EXPLORERS

Table of Contents

Introduction - PDF

    Introduction to Space Explorers
    Activities Overview
    Subject Icos
    K-W-L Strategy
    Cooperative Activity
    Web: Introducing an Activity

Space Exploration - PDF

    Creating a Time Capsule - PDF
    International Cooperation - PDF
    Stellar Theory - PDF
    Abort, Launch, It's A Go! - PDF
    Spinoffs - PDF

Life Sciences - PDF

    Nutrition in Space - PDF
    Lunch Time - PDF
    Is It Soup Yet? - PDF
    Lung Model - PDF
    Recycling on the Moon - PDF
    Exercise and Other Recreation - PDF
    Sleeping in Space - PDF
    Weightlessness in Space - PDF
    History of International Cooperation - PDF
    Shuttle Spacesuits - PDF
    Mission Design - Personnel - PDF
    Aging - PDF

Remote Sensing - PDF

    Light Energy - PDF
    Light Telescopes - PDF
    Venus Sky Box - PDF
    Satellite Orbits - PDF
    Mapping - PDF

Orbital Mechanics - PDF

    Toys in Space - PDF
    Creating a Space Journey - PDF
    Experimenting with Gravity - PDF
    It's A Blastoff! - PDF
    Glider, Flying Saucer, Plane - PDF
    Making Space Stations - PDF
    Orbits - PDF
    Circumference - PDF
    Orbit Crossword - PDF
    Orbit Word Search - PDF
    Mission Design - Shuttle - PDF
    Bottle Rocket - PDF
    Asteroid Impact - PDF

Evaluation - PDF

    K-W-L Strategy Evaluation
    Retrospective Pretest
    Rebric

Appendix - PDF

    Space Glossary
    Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills Info Sheet
    National Education Standards
    NASA Articles - PDF

Entire Activity Set - PDF