Journey Through Space I-IV

(Earning potential of $25 FunBucks with 4 available activities) 

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  Submit your completed activity and

earn $7 FunBucks

I. Seeing Into Space
 
Introduction: In this activity, you will use raw x-ray data from NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory telescope to create amazing colorized images of objects in space.
 
Materials:
  • The attachment

 

Steps:

  1. Watch the video for guidance on completing the activity.

  2. Open the attachment below, and complete the full activity to earn FunBucks.

  Submit your completed activity and

earn $7 FunBucks

II. The James Webb Space Telescope
 
Introduction:  In this activity, you will build your own model of key parts of the James Webb Space Telescope and discover first hand how to solve a few of the engineering challenges.
 
Materials:
  • The attachment

 

Steps:​​

 

  1. Watch the video.

  2. Open the activity below and complete it to earn FunBucks .

 

 

 

III. Measuring the Earth
 
Introduction: In this activity, students will estimate the circumference of the earth by setting up a mathematical proportion from simple measurements.
 
Steps: 
  1. Click on the attachment below to view the activity.
 
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Earn $6 FunBucks.
IV Building a Galaxy
 
Introduction: In this activity, students will visit a Stem website and build their own galaxy.
 
Steps: 
  1. Click on the activity below and follow the steps provided.
 
               Submit a picture of your completed activity and  
Earn $5 FunBucks.