G5-6 Text Set: Space Exploration

November 15, 2019
FAMOUS FIRST Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin poses for a photo on the moon.
NASA

Space is an endlessly fascinating subject for many people. What exists beyond our planet? What’s it like to be launched into space and walk on the moon? This text set dives into the history and lasting impact of space exploration.

Essential Questions:

1. What are the reasons for exploring space?

2. Who has made contributions to space exploration? How have they done so? Why have done so?

3. How has technology changed over time to aid space exploration?

4. How has space exploration contributed to our knowledge on the topic? Why is that?

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