space science and engineering
Mission to Mars: Living in Space
Extend learning with these resources.
Pre- and post-visit activities
Roles and Manifest (DOC)
Group students together in teams for the Mission to Mars program.
STEM Activity (ZIP)
Students will learn the importance of teamwork, what STEM means and will create a collage that illustrates their understanding of STEM.
Comparing Mars and Earth (ZIP)
Students will compare and contrast the characteristics of Mars and Earth using Google Earth.
Exploring NASA Careers (ZIP)
Students will explore various careers at NASA and in STEM-related fields. At the end of this lesson, students will be able to create and plan a career path.
Mars Exploration Program
Mars Science Laboratory
Mars Exploration Rover Mission
Mars for Educators
Henry Crown Space Center
Working for NASA