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Visit this site: http://www-tep.ucsd.edu/TEP_Main_Pages/SpaceMath2/SpaceMath/1LaunchPad.html

Author:C. Halter
Description: A project created to further student understanding about the Internet, its resources, and the NASA Space Shuttle program. SpaceMath activities are provided for geometry (measure area and distance in space photographs); algebra (use the math that keeps the shuttle flying); statistics (find out about the rainforest, soil erosion, population growth); and fractals. Guidesheets for student activities may be downloaded.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities
Math Topics: Basic Algebra, Fractals, Euclidean Plane Geometry, Statistics, Astronomy, Ecology, Geology, Population
Math Ed Topics: Interdisciplinary/Thematic Studies

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