Mission on Mars

One Small Step, One Giant Leap!


Challenge your students to collaboratively plan, design and market inventions for life on Mars!

Duration: Up to (6) 40 minute sessions

Difficulty Level: Advanced

Group or Individual: Group

Learning Goals

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  • Apply a design process, other problem-solving techniques, and related concepts and principles, as appropriate, to plan construction projects and develop solutions for construction problems and challenges
  • Create and interpret drawings of residential and light commercial construction projects
  • Determine, use, and communicate accurate technical data for construction projects
  • Plan systems for residential and/or light commercial buildings
  • Apply the mathematical skills required in designing, laying out, and preparing estimates for residential and light commercial construction projects.


  • blank paper
  • pencils/pens
  • 3D printing software
  • glue, tape
  • 3D printer
  • filament for 3D printer
  • computers and internet access
  • cardboard/construction paper

Prerequisite Skills

  • Familiarity with TinkerCAD or other 3D printing software

Your Instructor

Eden Hennessey
Eden Hennessey

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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