This Tomatosphere Data Collection Sheet will help you when observing and documenting the growth of your seeds for your Tomatosphere experiment.
This PDF contains some “guiding questions” which will help to get your students thinking about exploring space and particularly Mars.
This Tomatosphere resource is a document for teachers to discuss with students the process to follow in planning and carrying out their investigation plan.
Teachers have asked for “ideas” to get the class started with student research projects. This resource contains SOME potential research topics for students.
A collection of Tomatosphere™ student activities for students to have fun with. These crossword puzzles and three-word scrambles, arranged in order from easy to more difficult, are related to the terms in the glossary.
This investigation can be modified for students at different levels. It supplements the Tomatosphere™ Project by looking at a variety of crops that are possibilities for Martian cultivation. It should be used with the chart on Crop Characteristics found with the Martian Crop Possibilities
Students will investigate the difficulties in building a stable ecosystem containing higher organisms in a make-shift martian greenhouse.
This resource provides an outline for a student investigation about sun energy relating to food products and fruit.
This student investigation looks at predictions related to the absence of any of the basic requirements for the growth of green plants.
This Tomatosphere resource contains instructions for teachers on getting students to investigate questions they have about water vapor.