NASA Wavelength is transitioning to a new location on Jan. 30, 2019, read notice »
Filters: Your search found 4 results.
Educational Level:
Primary elementary  
High school  
Learning Time:
1 to 2 hours  
Topics/Subjects:
Physical sciences  
Engineering and technology  
Instructional Strategies:
Cues, questions, and advanced organizers  
Sort by:
Per page:

Now showing results 1-4 of 4

Learners create art inspired by authentic NASA planetary image data while learning to recognize the geology on planetary surfaces, uniquely inspiring learner engagement. This presentation and accompanying activity use the elements of art - shape,... (View More)

Learners will explore how engineers minimize the use of fuel by utilizing gravity. In Activity 1, students explore the physical conservation laws by observing the behavior of balls colliding with other objects. In Activity 2, the students use an... (View More)

This is a lesson/briefing about the Dawn mission and the significance of its ion propulsion system. Learners will consider cases of science fact versus science fictions, study the challenges of the Dawn mission, and apply the "History Frame"... (View More)

Audience: High school
Materials Cost: Free

This is a lesson about radiation and the various sources of radiation that a spacecraft may encounter in its journey. Learners will calculate their annual exposure to high-energy radiation, identify sources of high-energy radiation, and explain why... (View More)

Keywords: Radiation
1