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TinkerClass Wow Wednesday

How Can We Clean up Space Junk?

Grades: 3rd Grade, 2nd Grade, 1st Grade
Subjects: Science

Student Instructions

Click audio to listen to audio directions on the page. Click link to listen to the episode. Use the label, pen, and voice tools to record your Wows and Wonders. Share your Wows and Wonders with your group or class. Click the green check Check when complete. Family Why: Podcasting offers new ways for educators to boost comprehension, engage students, inspire creativity, and spark learning. In the top kids podcast "Wow in the World," hosts Guy Raz and Mindy Thomas take you on a journey exploring the coolest new scientific discoveries and innovations! Visit Tinkercast (https://bit.ly/43ZA3Vv) for more content that you can do as a family to make your kids say WOW!

Teacher Notes (not visible to students)

Overview: What in the world is all that junk floating around in Low Earth Orbit? And how in the world can gecko feet possibly help to clean it up? Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz as they take us on an out-of-this-world quest, to solve one of the messiest problems in our solar system! It’s the latest who, what, when, where, why, how, and WOW in the World! The WOW discovery is at timecode 09:05. Standards: K-LS1-1, 1-LS1-1, 4-LS1-1 Check out "The Big Wonder Worksheet" (https://bit.ly/3O7wTJ7) or "TinkerClass Wows & Wonders" (https://bit.ly/3YfJz5y) printables as supplemental resources. Want more WOW? Find more resources at Tinkercast (https://bit.ly/43ZA3Vv). Want more podject-based learning (PBL)? Sign up for TinkerClass (https://bit.ly/43OLLC2) - launching FREE FOR TEACHERS Sept 2023.