Lesson Plan

Designing and Building the Lunar Plant Growth Chamber

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This Designing and Building the Lunar Plant Growth Chamber lesson plan also includes:

Build a place for the plants. Using information learned from the previous lesson in the unit, learners design a lunar plant growth chamber and build a paper model of it. Given strips of paper that represent different sizes of planting pots, pairs determine how big they can build their growth chambers. Classmates decide what materials to use and purchase them from the class store to build their growth chambers.

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Instructional Ideas
  • Have pupils determine what types of plant will grow in the growth chamber
Classroom Considerations
  • Contains two lessons
  • Fifth and final installment in the Moon Munchies series
  • Includes an extensive list of materials for building the chamber
  • Provides a rubric to evaluate the final product
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