March 2020

Rocket Man

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Academic Standards


Reading Objective:

Children will understand what an astronaut experienced when he blasted off to space. They can also design a robotic arm like astronauts use.


Reading Level:

Lexile: 540L; GRL: K


Science Standards:

Practice 3: Planning and Carrying Out Investigations



spacesuit, astronaut, gravity