What makes something living? If we needed to leave Earth where could we move to in our solar system that could actually sustain life? In this lesson students will discuss what makes something living. They will also explore the solar system to review what they know so they can make an educated decision on where they could move based off of the factors of W.A.G.O.N. The factors of W.A.G.O.N. include having water, an atmosphere, in the Goldilocks Zone, oxygen present, and the correct nutrients available (CHOPNS).
Selected Google Expedition AR and VR lessons:
Vertebrates and Invertebrates, Water Cycle (Hydrology), Comets
Selected Points of Interest:
All objects found In Vertebrates and Invertebrates.
Water Cycle from Hydrology
Comet (Orbit scene only)
Have the students view these scenes while in the Solar System VR Expedition
What is the Solar System?
Milky Way Galaxy
Planets in Our Solar System