Be a Journalist from the Past
- Find a video of news coverage of a rocket launch on nasa.gov or on youtube.com. Find on nasa.gov a written description of that same mission or launch to help answer the questions below if needed.
- Imagine that you are a journalist at that time writing about the launch for your local newspaper. Write a newspaper article that covers:
- Who are the astronauts on the rocket?
- What is the name of the rocket?
- Where is the rocket headed?
- How did the launch happen - was it successful?
- Why is the launch important?