Product Type: Lesson Plan/Activity
Audience: Educators, Informal Education
Grade Levels: 6-12
Publication Year: 2009
Product Number: EG-2009-02-05-MSFC
In this challenge, students follow the engineering design process to do the following:
1. Design and build a rover out of cardboard.
2. Figure out how to use rubber bands to spin the wheels.
3. Use test results to improve their design.
Roving on the Moon [1MB PDF file]
This activity is part of the On the Moon Educator Guide.