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Space Suit Design Challenge

Creator: Brian Ausland

Grade Levels:
6-10
This Learning Collection was developed to guide students in exploring the evolution of space suit design as a lead-in to NASA's recent Space Suit Design challenge This is also being used as an example to showcase some of the feat... (read more)
This Learning Collection was developed to guide students in exploring the evolution of space suit design as a lead-in to NASA's recent Space Suit Design challenge. This is also being used as an example to showcase some of the features Smithsonian has added to their Learning Lab to allow educators the tools necessary to use open Smithsonian resources along with external materials to create digital learning experiences. (read less)

Standards

  • Next Generation Science Standards
    • Analyze data from tests of an object or tool to determine if it works as intended.
    • Structure and Function
    • Simple tests can be designed to gather evidence to support or refute student ideas about causes.