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SCIENCE: Space Milestones

Here’s a cool lesson plan involving space, science, and American history. Best for grades 6-8, but suitable for high school students, too. Source: Discovery Education * * * Objectives Students will learn about major events in the history of the National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA). Students will create a visual timeline of the goals, heroes, and outcomes of select missions.   Materials – Newsprint – Paper and markers (for each group) – Internet access – Print resources about NASA’s history and its various programs, from Mercury to the International... Read More