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Summit Up -- Comparing Volcanos on Mars and Earth
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Summit Up -- Comparing Volcanos on Mars and Earth
Grade Level: K-2, 3-5, 6-8
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Body: Earth, Mars
Mission: 2001 Mars Odyssey (Mars), Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (Mars)

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Short Description: Summit Up is a 20 minute activity in which children make paper models to scale of the tallest volcanic mountains on Earth and Mars and discover a big difference between volcanoes on these two planets.

Why We Chose This Lesson
This lesson was chosen for its quality and potential alignment to Next Generation Science standards.

Credit: Laboratory for Space and Atmospheric Physics

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Last Updated: 17 Mar 2014