Life Science Unit . Lesson: Survival/ Cool Space Suits Activity: Keeping Your Cool. Dr. Shirley Campbell Shirley.Campbell@NASA . Gov LS5C1A1. Environment in Space. When do Astronauts wear space suits?. Environment in Space.
Life Science Unit
Lesson: Survival/ Cool Space SuitsActivity: Keeping Your Cool
Dr. Shirley Campbell
When do Astronauts wear space suits?
From what hazards do astronauts have to be protected while they are in space?
How can color be used to help protect astronauts in space?
How can color help to keep the temperature inside the space suit and space station comfortable?
The students will…
NASA’s 21st Century Explorer 30-second newsbreak, “How will your imagination help you become an explorer?”
(Download the newsbreak at http://education.jsc.nasa.gov/explorers.)
This activity is a great opportunity to practice and emphasize scientific method
And Per Group (of 2 or 3 students)
And Per Student
Place “control” thermometer at test site to keep track of temp without envelopes.
Each student group should
Student Evaluation Rubric