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2019 Summer Library Challenge – STEM

Footsteps on the Moon

Celebrate the monumental success of the mission of Apollo 11 that placed humans on the surface of the Moon! Children will revisit that journey and begin dreaming about their own part in the future of space exploration! “A Universe of Stories”, past, present, and future awaits!

This program includes the following activities and others that address the Next Generation Science Standards:

  • Make a straw rocket to learn about action/reaction
  • Make and test a model of the lunar module to ensure a soft landing
  • Design a rover capable of surveying the surface of Mars
  • Create a modular artificial habitat for the Moon and Mars

For grades K-5

For More Fun This Summer

For more information about these programs and Summer Reading visit: 2019 Delaware Library Summer Reading Program Guide