Use these questions to check students’ understanding and stimulate discussion:
1. What holds our bodies down on Earth?
2. What are some things that floated on the Space Station?
(fruit, cakes, and Jessica—everything!)
3. What did Jessica try to do in a science experiment? (to grow radishes)
4. Explain how this could help astronauts in the future.
(Answers will vary.)
Go online to print or project the Reading Checkpoint.