Technology and Children
International Technology and Engineering Educators Association
The article presents a classroom activity designed for third grade and up that requires students to design their own mission patch. The activity references the patches developed and designed by the U.S. National Aeronautics & Space Administration. Moreover, the article discusses the design of the activity, the available resources, the evaluation process and interdisciplinary connections.
Mentzer, N., Mentzer, F., & Jones, K. (2008). Join the mission, design a patch. Technology and Children, 12(4): 4-7.