Curated and Reviewed by
Mission Planning: Geography
This Mission Planning: Geography lesson plan also includes:
Learners investigate the use of latitude and longitude to locate specific locations on Earth and evaluate that location as a potential landing site for researchers, terrestrial or alien space missions.
3 Views 3 Downloads
- This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
- Folder Types
- Activities & Projects
- Graphics & Images
- Handouts & References
- Lab Resources
- Learning Games
- Lesson Plans
- Primary Sources
- Printables & Templates
- Professional Documents
- PD Courses
- Study Guides
- Performance Tasks
- Graphic Organizers
- Writing Prompts
- Constructed Response Items
- AP Test Preps
- Lesson Planet Articles
- Interactive Whiteboards
- Home Letters
- Unknown Types
- All Resource Types
- Show All
See similar resources:
Expanding the Mission: Historical ParksLesson Planet
Students explore U.S. geography by viewing a documentary in class. In this national parks instructional activity, students view video clips of individual national parks and locate them using Google Earth software. Students create a...
4th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Youth Emergency PreparednessLesson Planet
Preparation is key when it comes to dealing with disasters. Starting with a lesson series centered around researching the facts about different types of emergencies, children go on to create preparedness plans and learn how to respond in...
3rd - 5th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
A Trip to Rome!Lesson Planet
Students explore Italy. For this world geography and literacy lesson, students plan a trip to Rome using given websites. Students collect information about airline travel, motels, restaurants, the history of Rome, current climate, famous...
5th - 8th Visual & Performing Arts
Let's Investigate MarsLesson Planet
Take your science class on a hypothetical field trip to Mars with an engaging astronomy lesson plan. After first learning about NASA's Mars rover missions, young scientists plan their own scientific investigations of Earth's nearest...
3rd - 7th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Mission Planning: Earth/Mars ComparisonsLesson Planet
Young scholars compare and contrast conditions on Mars to those on our own planet, specifically, their local or regional environments. The physical characteristics, the atmosphere, and other astronomical data is considered.
4th - 6th English Language Arts
Mini-Ocean Bathymetric Mapping Research CruiseLesson Planet
Middle or high schoolers transform into oceanographers in a week-long simulation. To begin, each group follows directions to create a model of the ocean floor with specified features. Next, the groups prepare to set sail on a research...
6th - 12th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Geography: North Carolina's CoastlineLesson Planet
Students examine the changes in the North Carolina coastline thousands of years ago. They determine the coastline's position during the Paleo-Indian and Archaic periods. Students complete an activity sheet about the various sea levels...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History
The Five Themes of MeLesson Planet
Over a five-day period, learners listen to a different story related to the five themes of geography. They create self-portraits using the geography theme of the day and write descriptions of their physical locations, recording them on...
3rd - 5th Social Studies & History
Researching the North Carolina Coastal PlainLesson Planet
Fourth graders research the coastal plain in North Carolina. For this research lesson, 4th graders examine key features, animals, industry and land geography in the state. Students create a Venn Diagram with the information gathered and...
4th English Language Arts