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Creating Your Space – Mars Lander

Want to create your own Mars Lander? Join Chrys and use those engineering skills to create a junk-engineered Mars Lander.

If you would like to create your own Mars Lander, here are the supplies you will need.

  • Lesson plan (link below)
  • 3 x 3 cardboard piece
  • String
  • Coffee filter
  • Mini marshmallows
  • 1 disposable bathroom cups
  • 2 index cards
  • 2 pipe cleaners
  • 2 straws
  • Hot glue
  • Scissors
  • Tape
  • Single hole punch
  • Ladder or step stool
  • 2-3 toothpicks or wooden craft sticks (optional)
  • Cupcake liners (optional)
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