Picton High School
Mission to Mars, Year 7
Mission to Mars is a STEM project that replaced mainstream science, mathematics and technology classes utilising project based learning. This project is based on a scenario where Earth has become uninhabitable and Mars is the next viable planet.
The project was divided into 3 main sub-projects; 1. Space Travel: Rockets, 2. Space Exploration: Mars Rover, 3. Colonisation of Mars: Life in the Bubble.
Information and communication technology capability
Personal and social capability
SC4-12ES Earth and Space
SC4-14LW Living World
SC4-15LW Living World
SC4-16CW Chemical World
SC4-17CW Chemical World
SC4-4WS, SC4-5WS, SC4-6WS, SC4-8WS, SC4-9WS
MA4-5NA Fractions, Decimals and Percentages
MA4-8NA Algebraic Techniques
MA4-19SP Data Collection and Representation
Working Mathematically Outcomes