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Mind Over Mars - Standards
EXPLORE! MARS INSIDE AND OUT

Mind Over Mars

Correlations to National Science Standards

Grades K–4
Science and Technology – Content Standard E
Understanding About Science and Technology

  • People have always had questions about their world. Science is one way of answering questions and explaining the natural world.

Grades 5–8
Science and Technology – Content Standard D
Earth in the Solar System

  • Earth is the third planet from the Sun in a system that includes the Moon, the Sun, eight other planets and their moons, and smaller objects, such as asteroid and comets.

Grades 5–8
Language Arts Focus

  • Practice listening to and understanding nonfiction text.
  • Understand scientific terms and descriptive scientific language.
  • Children use a variety of information resources to gather and synthesize information.

 

Last updated
September 21, 2009