Take a look at some of the great Internet-based resources here. These activities work for classroom training session, teacher background information or updates on space exploration.
New 2017! Expedition Mars
Our new simulated mission Expedition Mars is on its way and we have sought out some really great Mars resources for you.
- SpacePlace - https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/search/mars/
- NASA, Mars Exploration - https://mars.nasa.gov/
- NASA, Mars Survival Kit - https://www.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/atoms/files/edu_marssurvkit_pdf_2015_0.pdf
NASA/JPL Educator Newsletter
Weblink for Background Information
- NASA Homepage
- Astronomy Magazine
- The Jet Propulsion Laboratory – Home of Curiosity, MAVEN and more!
- NASA’s LADEE – Latest Mission to Explore the Moon
Things we think you should check out!
*A great online resource for merging web resources into a single, link-able location. Students access your lesson, self guide through resources and work toward understanding at their personal pace. Assessment and real-time data tracking.
*A fun quiz development program for classes with iPad or computer access for all students.
Simple Machines Web Resources
|Simple Machines Websites|
|Lemelson Center’s Invention at Play: Invention Playhouse||www.inventionatplay.org|
|Edheads interactive game of identifying simple machines||www.edheads.org/activities/simple-machines/frame_loader.htm|
|Educational Videos, Lessons & Games for k-12 School Kids||www.neok12.com/quiz.SIMACH01|
|Museum of Science – Elements of Machines||http://www.legacy.mos.org/sin/Leonardo/InventorsToolbox.html|
|Making Paper Airplanes – Wedges||http://www.funpaperairplanes.com|
|Cartoon Introduction of Simple Machines||www.wn.com/category:simple_machines|
|Simple Machine Quizzes||www.staff.harrisburg.k12.va.us|