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Expedition Mars Curriculum

Welcome to the Expedition Mars Teacher's Guide. Here you will find curriculum and instructional materials to prepare your students for their mission at the Challenger Learning Center. This guide includes pre-mission activities for the whole group and teams, along with cross-curriculum and post-mission activities.

 

CHALLENGER CENTER BOOKLETS

Mars Prep Activities Mission Prep Booklet
Mars Prep PPT

 WHOLE GROUP ACTIVITIES

Airplane Pattern Communication SS Follow Directions 1 Task Card Practice
Airplane Procedures Communication MC Follow Directions 2 Teambuilder Activity
Airplane Task Cards Explorers Teacher Page Follow Directions 3 Teamwork Activities
Challenger Crew Explorers Student Page Job Application

 TEAM ACTIVITIES

BIOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS GEOLOGY LIFE SUPPORT
Choose Your Words Wisely Student Acids & Bases Student
Choose Your Words Wisely Teacher Acids & Bases Teacher
Cryptograph Decoding Student Reading Lab Equipment Student
Cryptograph Decoding Teacher Reading Lab Equipment Teacher
MEDICAL NAVIGATION ROBOTICS ROVER
Reaction Lab Student Mapping Mars Student Circuitry Student
Reaction Lab Teacher Mapping Mars Teacher Circuitry Teacher
The Mirror Maze Student
The Mirror Maze Teacher
 SPACE WEATHER PRESS

CROSS CURRICULUM ACTIVITIES

LANGUAGE ARTS MATH SCIENCE SOCIAL STUDIES
 
 
TECHNOLOGY ART ENGINEERING
 
 

 POST MISSION ACTIVITIES

 
 
 
 

Contact Us

Challenger Learning Center
1500 W. Raab Rd.
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8700
Fax: 309-268-7984
Emailclc@heartland.edu 

Stacey Shrewsbury

Lead Flight Director
Phone: 309-268-8701
Email:
Stacey.Shrewsbury@heartland.edu

Libby Torbeck

Flight Director
Phone: 309-268-8702
EmailLibby.Torbeck@heartland.edu

Jo Kitchens

Flight Director
Phone: 309-268-8703
EmailJo.Kitchens@heartland.edu

Crystal Johnson

Program Assistant
Phone: 309-268-8374
EmailCrystal.Johnson@heartland.edu

Jenna Brewer

Registration & Records Assistant
Phone: 309-268-8707
EmailJenna.Floyd@heartland.edu