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World Space Week Lesson Plan

by Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project
Overview
Procedure
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Assessment
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Written By
Laura Nietzer of MY HERO Project

Grade Level
K-4, 5-8, 9-12+

Subject
Science

World Space Week is celebrated each year between October 4th and 10th. The UN declared this observance in 1999, as an "international celebration of science and technology, and their contribution to the betterment of the human condition." Two historical events open and close World Space Week: 

*October 4, 1957 - The launch of the first human-made Earth satellite, Sputnik 1

*October 10, 1967 - The signing of the Outer Space Treaty of international space law

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