Using the Lunar Toolkit to Meet State Mathematics Standards

National Space Grant Foundation

Aerospace Education Services Project (AESP) Implementation Mini-grant

UTC Pre-service Teacher Workshop, July 6-10, 2009

TETC Presentation, 12/03/09

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Online Toolkit Sources for Activities

Field Trip to the Moon -

o       Navigation Investigation – Task Card 2 - What supplies will you take to the Moon, and how will you pack them in the cargo bay?

o       Geology Investigation – Task Card 1 - What metals and minerals are best suited for the construction of the lunar station?

o       Geology Investigation – Task Card 2 - Which area of the chosen landing site is best for mining?

·        Companion Guide -

Apollo Moon School Workshop – The Museum of Flight -

Challenger Learning Centers/Professional Development -

Current Opportunities -

Education Highlights -

Everything You Wanted to Know About the Moon (Texas Space Grant Consortium) -

EXPLORE! Fun with Science (Lunar and Planetary Institute) -

Google Moon (online resource) -

Kids Main Page (NASA Students K-4) -

LCROSS (Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite) -

LRO (Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter) -

Lunar and Planetary Science (the Moon) (online facts and links) -

Lunar Exploration Theme Videos -

Lunar Photo of the Day (online) -

Moon and Mars (online) -

Multimedia Search Engine (NASA Image eXchange – NIX) (online) -

NASA History Division: The Apollo Program (online) -

StarChild (search for moon) -

Traditions of the Sun: Ancient Astronomy (online video, longitude and latitude information) -

General Resources

Workshop Documents

Created 03/12/2009, last modified 04/24/2012.
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