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Who Won the Space Race?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Modern animation presents an overview of the history of space exploration. Beginning with Sputnik in 1957, the international space race was on. Eventually, space exploration became, not a competition, but rather a collaboration. Also,...
The Cold War: The Space RaceLesson Planet
8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
What do the Cold War and the Space Race have in common? Learners search for that answer and many more, helping them to build their knowledge of historical global politics and tensions between nations. Following the reading, they answer...
Cold War Battle Grounds Arms Race, Space Race, SportsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Young scholars explore the Space Race and Arms Race. In this Cold War lesson, students watch video clips and read information about how the Cold War was fought. Young scholars complete a writing activity based on the information presented.
Cold War Politics in The Space RaceLesson Planet
10 mins 9th - 12th
"Whoever controls space will control the world, " Lyndon B. Johnson said after the Soviet Union successfully launched Sputnik. This fueled the space race and encouraged the United States' goal of landing a man on the moon before the...
The Woman Who Saved the U.S. Space Race (And Other Unsung Scientists)Lesson Planet
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Check out these Wonder Women! Introduce young scientists to some of the most amazing ladies the scientific community has seen. With stories from medicine, agriculture, and the Space Program, learners witness how women have played a...
How To Build A Space StationLesson Planet
4 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Space stations provide opportunities for space exploration and research. Individuals see how scientists build space stations and put them into space. Viewers explore the history of space stations, the different types of space stations...
Manned Spaced Exploration: From Start to GeminiLesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Seven percent of Americans believe the moon landing was staged. The presentation covers manned space exploration from the beginning of the space race through the Gemini missions. The lesson is the 23rd in a set of 26.
America in Space: German Voices from Huntsville, AlabamaLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Project Paperclip, the Redstone Arsenal, and the Huntsville Space Center are all featured in a resource that investigates the contributions of Dr. Werner von Brawn and other German scientists to the US space program. Working individually...
Air Travel and the Space Race: Crash Course History of Science #37Lesson Planet
12 mins 9th - 12th
From balloons to satellites, air travel has come a long way over the years. A video presentation discusses the origin of space travel beginning with hot air balloons and gliders to the modern-day space race. Content includes discussion...