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The information in these documents were accurate as of the original publication date.

Audience: Educators
Grades: K-8
Product Number for K-2: EG-2011-3-036-GSFC
Product Number for 3-5: EG-2011-3-035-GSFC
Product Number for 6-8: EG-2011-3-034-GSFC

Educator guides for NASA's Beginning Engineering, Science and Technology program provide activities for grades K-8. Students practice the engineering design process as they learn how scientists investigate the moon remotely, the modes of transportation to and on the moon, and how humans would live and work on the moon. All guides follow the same set of activities and promote teamwork.

Grades K-2 Guide [13MB PDF file]
Grades 3-5 Guide [13MB PDF file]
Grades 6-8 Guide [13MB PDF file]

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