Free Lesson Plans About Space
DreamUp Curriculum: Free Lesson Plans About Space
DreamUp is pleased to bring space-based curriculum to classrooms all around the world! Whether you are prepping for your own in-space experiment, or want a unique twist to your science class, our curriculum will bring space to your classroom, and your classroom to space.
Featured Curriculum: Eyes In The Sky: How Satellites Can Promote Social and Environmental Justice
Author: Jennifer Pieratt, Founder and President of CraftED Curriculum
CraftED Curriculum is an online resource of teaching tools for designing deeper learning experiences. Jennifer is a National Faculty Member of Buck Institute for Education, a former founding staff member of High Tech High North County and School Development Coach for New Tech Network. While she was in the classroom, she taught grades 5-10.
About This Curriculum:
- Secondary - 8th-10th grade
- Recommended Course: NGSS Integrated Science-1
- Content Areas Covered: Science, ELA, digital media/technology, with possible extensions in math, social/political science
- Total Time: 15-21 hours
- Experience Snapshot: Explore the science of satellites and their capacity to address issues of injustice in our world. Students will apply the knowledge they have gained from the included tutorials to work with their peers on an inquiry-based research project.