THE GREAT NZ SCHOOL SPACE RACE…
The Mars 2020/Perseverance rover is designed to better understand the geology of Mars and seek for any signs of ancient life. The mission will collect and store rock and soil samples that could be returned to Earth in the future.
The Great NZ School Space Race General Rules:
- Students will develop, create and code their own project based on NASA MARS2020 “launch of Perseverance”
- Competition is aimed at 7-15 years of age (must still be 15 by the 31 December 2020)
- A full presentation of the project must be submitted to [email protected] by end of 25 September 2020
- No late entries will be accepted
- Judges decision will be final
- David Lockett (NASA Education) will announce the winner
- The winning project will be represented by Kai’s Clan at the next ISTE Conference at the STEAM Playground and be displayed at the NASA Education Centre in Washington.
- All images used must be students own design or obtained from a free stock library and have permission to be used for future presentations
- Students agree for their project to be used for any Education Purposes and Marketing purposes of the product
- Projects may be used as case studies and referred to at any Education Conferences, seminars, or workshops.
- All projects can be used for marketing purposes in the media, including social media.
- All schools will get full recognition and projects can be added to the Community lesson plans on Kai’s Clan