Science & Nature
Discover Planet Mars (Flex)
Explore the planet Mars’ past and present! Learn about its exploration, geology, atmosphere and many unique features in this four week flex course.
year old learners
learners per class
Over 4 weeks
No live meetings
US Grade 3 - 6
In this four week flex course will introduce students to the planet Mars. We will cover its historic context, major features, geology, atmosphere, and past, present and future exploration. We will examine the questions such as, but not limited to: - Could there be or have been life on Mars? - How might hypothetical martian life differ from earth life? - What lessons have we learned from comparing Mars’ climate to Earth's? - Could humans visit the planet? This is an asynchronous flex...
I have an MS in space.
Students will have several short questions to answer and a weekly quiz.
No live meetings, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Meet the teacher
Hello! My name is Arwen and I am absolutely passionate about space science, the environment, and teaching! I offer courses about the solar system, planets, natural processes, soil, and the environment. My Master's is in Space Science, and I have...