Combine your artistic skills with coding and design a mission patch for a mission to the Moon.
Explore NASA’s exciting new efforts to reach the Moon and then Mars. Students can design their own animated mission patch, imagine their life as an Artemis astronaut on the Lunar Gateway, take control of robotic rovers, and even create their own lunar habitat.
A collection of space-exploration themed coding tutorials created in collaboration with NASA! Students can tap into their artistic side in "Design a Mission Patch," get creative in "Tell Your Lunar Gateway Story," take control of robots in "Rover Relay," and imagine their home in space in "Design A Lunar Habitat."
Teacher Guide: Design a Mission Patch (Tynker Blocks)
Teacher Guide: Tell Your Lunar Gateway Story (Tynker Blocks)
Teacher Guide: Lunar Habitats and Rover Exploration Missions (Tynker Blocks)
CCSS-ELA: RI.1.7, RF.1.4, RF.1.4.A, SL.1.1, RI.2.7, RF.2.4, RF.2.4.A, SL.2.1, RI.3.7, RF.3.4, RF.3.4.A, SL.3.1, RF.4.4.A, RF.1.4.A, RF.4.4, SL.4.1, RF.5.4.A, RF.5.4, SL.5.1, RI.6.4, RI.6.7, SL.6.1, SL.7.1, RI.7.4, SL.8.1, RI.8.4, RI.9-10.5, RI.11-12.6
K12CS: P1.1, P1.3, P2.1, P2.3-2.4, P3.2-3.3, P4.4, P5.1-5.2, P6.1-6.3, P7.2-7.3
CSTA: 1A-AP-09, 1A-AP-10, 1A-AP-11, 1A-AP-12, 1A-AP-13, 1B-AP-11, 1B-AP-12, 1B-AP-14, 1B-AP-15, 2-AP-13, 2-AP-16, 2-AP-17, 3A-AP-17, 3A-AP-11, 3A-AP-17
CS CA: K-2.AP.12, K-2.AP.13, K-2.AP.14, K-2.AP.15, K-2.AP.16, 3-5.AP.10, 3-5.AP.13, 3-5.AP.14, 3-5.AP.17, 6-8.AP.13, 6-8.AP.16, 6-8.AP.17, 9-12.AP.12, 9-12.AP.16
ISTE: 1.c, 1.d, 4.d, 5.c, 5.d, 6.b
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