Mission to Mars

On a school trip to NASA, you and your classmates are accidentally sent on a space mission to Mars. Will you survive the 300 day journey to the Red Planet? And will you ever make it back home?


In this Experience, your class will:

  • Meet Neil Armstrong, the first man on the Moon, and Valentina Tereshkova, the first woman in space
  • Maintain a space shuttle
  • Be the first humans to walk on Mars, where there’s less gravity
  • Search for signs of life on Mars
  • Weather a Martian dust storm
  • Knock a meteorite headed for Earth off course

Resources for each Experience include:

  • For EYFS, Actions Storyboard, Song Sheet and Script
  • For Key Stages 1 & 2, Storyboard, Quiz, Reading Comprehension, Writing Opportunities and Script