Morgan Kincaid Preparatory School of Integrated Studies (Project 3)

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Location:  Victorville, CA 92392
Telescope: James Webb Space Telescope
Project type: Research / Communication
Project status: Completed


 

Overview

Students researched about how the James Webb Space Telescope would use infrared light to observe the cosmos by looking through gas and dust. The students then constructed space telescopes out of food.


Student testimonials

I like the James Webb Telescope because it was so fun to learn about and to build.
— Morgan Kincaid Preparatory School student
I think when the telescope gets to space it will look cool and take great pictures.
— Morgan Kincaid Preparatory School student

Educator testimonial

My third grade class learned about the James Webb Space Telescope and how it would use infrared wavelengths to take clearer pictures behind cold gas and dust. The students loved making the edible telescopes. They were so enthusiastic! Thank you.
— L. Roberts, Morgan Kincaid Preparatory School

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