Impact Craters

Students are introduced to the ways craters form on the Moon. In groups, they use various materials to create a lunar surface and use the two impact methods to form their own craters. They compare and contrast their hypothesis on the items that might affect craters and ejecta.

6th - 8th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
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