Back to Icy Worlds Unit 1: Mission Planning

ROADS on Icy worlds: Unit 1 Lesson 1

Setting Mission Objectives

Lesson Level Question: How does the mission we are planning fit into the solar system and NASAโ€™s larger set of exploration questions?

Lesson Summary: Students will explore the questions that NASA is seeking to answer about the Earth, Sun, solar system, and the universe. They will also explore the scale of the universe, with a focus on our solar system. Finally, students will explore the focus mission for this yearโ€™s NASA Student Challenge and why this mission is important to NASA.

Materials Needed

Available from NESSPSupplied by the teacher
NoneAll
DroneRoll of Register Tape
Metric Ruler
Colored Pencils

Link to Lesson:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1OLX2fzpgIyZz7Frl5-nzv7djRYZCGo6z/edit