NDSGC Activity List
The following activities can be found in the master NDSGC Google Drive folder.
For convenience, we separated each one individually and listed it below:
Apollo 13Astronauts and engineers must work together in this historical simulation. Great communication activity!
House WarmingHow would you construct your Martian habitat to keep your astronauts safe from the harsh surface conditions?
Pocket Solar SystemMake a distance scale of the solar system. Do you know how far apart the planets are?
Remote Sensing of MarsUse real NASA documentation to plan the landing site of Perseverance Rover and Ingenuity helicopter!
Rockets to the RescueSave Mark Watney on Mars! Safely deliver a payload of essentials to a specific landing ellipse on Mars.
Solar System ProcessesAnalyze remote sensing images from all across the solar system and compare them to Earth's own processes.
Strange New PlanetUse different forms of technology to observe (and visit) your exoplanet! Class favorite!
Thermal Mapping on MarsWhat lies underneath Mars' surface? Decipher where you would land your Mars lander to set up a human settlement.
UV AstronautTest different space suit materials to protect your astronaut from harsh solar radiation.
Water on MarsTest mystery samples of liquid, brought back by the Curiosity Rover! Which one is water?
Water Filter ChallengeLearn how astronauts on the ISS recycle water! Students will build filters with easy to find supplies, and preform tests on the water to see how their filter worked.
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