Field Trip to the Moon Student Worksheet (for visitors to the American Museum of Natural History)
After viewing the Field Trip to the Moon dome show, continue your lunar journey by investigating its surface and formation around the Museum.
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This two-page printable handout is designed to be completed during a visit to the Museum's Field Trip to the Moon dome show. A series of three activities help students further explore the Moon and human space exploration.
- Explore a Moon Model—Students examine the bronze model of the Moon, comparing its surface to the Earth's
- Examine a Moon Rock—Students study a lunar rock and basalt to learn more about how the Moon was formed
- Observe an Ecosphere—Students examine a self-sustaining ecosphere to understand what scientists need to do to live on the Moon
Approximately 1 period