Minecraft Education Edition: Rockets Away! (Study the International Space Station)

Students will learn how astronauts get to the ISS.

Students will learn about rockets and how astronauts get to the ISS on one. They will also build a hands-on rocket as well as one in Minecraft.


Learning Objectives:

1. design and build their own rocket in Minecraft a. NGSS 3-5-ETS1-2 b. NGSS 3-5-ETS1-3

2. learn about how rockets take off a. CCSS W.7

3. understand that astronauts get to the ISS in rockets



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Science Topics
International Space Station & Research in Space
Technology Topics
Video Games
Engineering Topics
K-6, Educator
3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

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