Step 1. Study these words. They will be in the video.

  • tolerance - the ability to deal with something unpleasant or annoying, or to continue existing despite bad or difficult conditions
  • real-estate - property in the form of land or buildings
  • mansion - a very large, expensive house
  • fortress - a large, strong building or group of buildings that can be defended from attack
  • evaporate - to cause a liquid to change to a gas, especially by heating

Step 2. Watch this short video.

Step 3. Answer these questions.

  1. If you move to Mars, what are some things that you need to take with you?

  2. If there was an ocean on Mars, would it be in the Southern Hemisphere or the Northern Hemisphere?

  3. Where should you build your home if you move to Mars?


Step 4. Ask your language exchange partner these questions

  • How much do you know about space?
  • Would you like to be one of the first humans to live on Mars?
  • Would you like to be a "space tourist"?
  • Have you studied science or astronomy?