Kindergarten Mars Space Sand

Posted by Laurie Sullivan at 10/22/2012

DSC00841In this lesson students reviewed some of the ways that people have learned about the Red Planet. We looked at photos of Orbiters, Landers, and Rovers. Then students compared and contrasted regular sand and pretend Mars space sand. Students had fun experimenting with the Mars sand! rovers Dr. Sullivan and Mrs. Donovan spent a week at JPL at a NASA workshop and saw the Mars Yard with the rovers.Orbiter Orbiter Lander Lander DSC00819DSC00839DSC00833DSC00905DSC00848DSC00854DSC00779DSC00901DSC00921DSC00870DSC00922DSC00886Click here to view more photos