ERIC Number: ED481751
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
Connecting in Space: Docking with the International Space Station. Educational Brief.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.
This brief discusses the space shuttle and the docking procedures used with the International Space Station (ISS). Using this activity designed for grades 5-12, students demonstrate and identify procedures for determining the best method for completing the docking activity. Students will also study and identify Newton's Laws of Motion. A mockup and technical drawing of both the shuttle and docking port are provided. (MVL)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Washington, DC.