ERIC Number: ED356942
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
NASA/Aerospace Education Services Program. Classroom Activities.
Nations, Jim, Comp.
This document consists of a collection of classroom activities as they appeared in the "Aviation and Space Education News" from 1988 to 1991. The 45 activities in the document are organized in the following sections: (1) Aeronautics; (2) Earth Science; (3) Space Science; (4) Life in Space; (5) Rockets; and (6) Models. Each activity is illustrated with black and white drawings and/or diagrams, and each write-up contains one or more of the following components: name of activity; subject (e.g., aeronautics, biology, robotics, etc.); topic; thumbnail description of activity; materials needed (usually easily available household objects or inexpensive store items); methods, procedures, or calculations required; and discussion. (PR)
Descriptors: Aerospace Education, Astronomy, Biology, Class Activities, Earth Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Hands on Science, Learning Activities, Manipulative Materials, Models, Physical Sciences, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Instruction, Space Exploration, Space Sciences
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.; Oklahoma Univ., Norman.