Understand High Altitude Balloon flights and the atmosphere.
New Information Presented
Atmospheric Layers and their heights above the surface of the Earth
Components to High Altitude Balloon
High Altitude Balloon Launch
ESA Space for our Climate - http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/Space_for_our_climate
View presentation, preferable in groups or 3 to 4 students, and complete question sheet in relation to presentation (20 mins)
One or more students can identify the atmosphere where the high altitude balloons will be launched to, and can identify where their cubesat will sit in the build up of the high altitude balloon.