Monday - Tuesday
Students will be constructing rockets.
Students will begin watching a video about the "Space Race" and then be given time to put finishing touches on their rockets. If you miss this class, print out this worksheet and watch the first 65 minutes of the video below.
We will finish watching the video and then Benson will explain the Apollo missions.
Students will take notes on a handout as Benson explains what NASA has been working on since Apollo.
Question of the Week
Why was it so important for the USA to land a man on the Moon before the USSR did?
Video of the week: