ERIC Number: ED407221
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
La Misteriosa Atmosfera de la Tierra. Atlas: Guia de Instruccion con Actividades. (The Mysterious Atmosphere of the Earth. Atlas: Teaching Guide with Activities).
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC. Education Dept.
This guide provides students with experiences similar to those found in a space laboratory such as the space shuttle. The activities are geared towards recycling, developing the perspective of a conservationist, taking action on a personal level that contributes to a healthy atmosphere, and preparing informed citizens that are capable of making thoughtful decisions about environmental issues. Background material is provided about exploration of the sun, the earth's atmosphere, and the interaction between the two systems. A chronology of the ATLAS mission is included with a rationale provided for the pursuit of space exploration. (DDR)
Descriptors: Educational Strategies, Elementary Education, Foreign Language Books, Futures (of Society), Science Activities, Science Instruction, Simulation, Solar System, Space Exploration, Space Sciences, Spanish
NASA, Education Division, Mail Code FET, Washington, DC 20546-0001.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC. Education Dept.