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Create Your Own Wildflower Seed Paper

Looking for a great activity for all ages? Try making wildflower seed paper! National Garden Bureau has instructions ready to go for you and your students. Check it out!

Dr. Andrew Palmer on Farming on Mars

Have you wondered what growing food on Mars would look like? Dr. Andrew Palmer led a team of 14 people who researched to answer the question, “Can we grow food on Mars?” Using simulations of Martian regolith (soil), he and his team grew tomatoes in conditions similar to those found on various parts of Mars. Watch the video to hear his thoughts.

Back to Earth Lesson Plan 5 – Design Challenge Worksheet

Back to Earth Lesson Plan 5

Back to Earth Lesson 4 – Scientific Inquiry Worksheet

Back to Earth Lesson 4

Lesson 3 – Back to Earth Observation Log

Back to Earth Lesson Plan 3

Back to Earth Lesson 2

Back to Earth Lesson Plan 1 – Getting to know Space Station