Discover Magazine: Size and Scale

Students research measurements of the moon and Earth as well as the distance between the two in order to create scale models of the Earth-moon system. With a marble to be used as the moon, they must determine how large to make Earth out of modeling clay.

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Grade
9th - 12th
Subjects
Science
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
1 day
Instructional Strategies
Inquiry-Based Learning
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