Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: K-4
Publication Year: 2007
Product Number: EP-2007-08-92-MSFC
Subjects: General Science, Technology
These 5-E lesson plans help students learn that growing plants on the moon will require a chamber that offers an environment like Earth. Students will sketch a diagram of their lunar plant growth chamber, understand the building process, use tools correctly and build a plant growth chamber. Student sheets include an engineering portfolio. Rubrics and national education standards are also included.
Lessons 5 and 6: Designing and Building the Lunar Plant Growth Chamber [199KB PDF file]
These lesson plans are part of the Moon Munchies Educator Guide.