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NASA's Mars Student Imaging Project: Free Online Science Curriculum

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Mars Student Imaging Project

Take science research out of this world with NASA's Mars project

Pros: This complete package of curriculum, resources, and professionals to support your class’s science and space learning goals.

Cons: Teachers new to the program should brace themselves for a serious learning curve: Implementation can be weeks-long.

Bottom Line: One of the best authentic inquiry space experiences out there: Use this tool to grow the next generation of researchers in your classroom.

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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly. 

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