Planet Mars

Planet Mars is the last of the inner terrestrial planets in the Solar System.  This unit concentrates on how much research has taken place in and around Mars as well as major features, composition, and other physical characteristics such as orbit and rotation.

Student will be challenged to recall data from all the previous Solar System units in the final quiz and activities concentrate on vocabulary and being able to compare and contrast the 4 inner planets.

Click here to access the Mars Interactive Unit Study


K-12 Subscribers can get the FREE Planet: Mars printable here

All others can purchase the optional Planet: Mars printable at CurrClick for $1.99

Optional Website Resources

NASA Mars Exploration

NASA Mars Latest News


Netflix Suggestions

Universe Season One: Disc One Mars The Red Planet

Universe Season Two: Disc Four Colonizing Space



The Universe - Mars: The New Evidence