Let’s Climb a Martian Mountain

Your Mission: Perform a climb training activity on wall bars or a rock wall to improve balance and coordination, and strengthen your muscles. 

Space explorers in a far future might need to be good and stable climbers to explore mountainous landscapes on planets in our Solar System, like the impressive volcanoes on the Martian surface.
Agility, Balance, Coordination
Learning Objectives
  • perform a climbing activity to improve balance, coordination and strengthen muscles
  • record observations about improvements in balance, coordination and strength in the Mission Journal
  • Wall bars or rock wall
  • Mat for the base of the climbing wall
  • (Optional) climbing rope
  • For students: Mission Journal and pencil
15 minutes per class

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