Modeling Moon Craters

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Resource ID#: 164147 Primary Type: Lesson Plan

General Information

Subject(s): Science, English Language Arts
Grade Level(s): 9, 10
Intended Audience: Educators educators
Suggested Technology: Document Camera, Computer for Presenter, Computers for Students, Internet Connection, LCD Projector, Speakers/Headphones, Microphones, Computer Media Player
Instructional Time: 2 Hour(s)
Resource supports reading in content area:Yes
Keywords: crater, lunar, lunar surface, geologic processes, impact basin, scientific model, modeling, gravity, moon, lunar maria, text complexity, informational text, Orientale basin, GRAIL mission
Resource Collection: FCR-STEMLearn Literacy in STEM 2017

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