Minecraft Education Edition: Bone Loss in Space (Study the International Space Station)

Students will learn about bone loss in space.

Students will complete an experiment to understand the effects of bone loss in space and graph the data in Minecraft.

Learning Objectives

1. graph data from their experiment in Minecraft a. CCSS MP.4

2. explore what happens to bones with less density a. NGSS 3-LS3-2

3. understand what osteoporosis is and how it affects astronauts a. NGSS 3-LS3-2

 

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Science Topics
Anatomy & Physiology, International Space Station & Research in Space
Technology Topics
Video Games
Math Topics
Data, Graphing & Statistics
K-6, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

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