Apollo 13 is a classroom activity designed to help your students learn speaking and listening skills. Apollo 13 has language arts, science and math applications.
Your students will replicate the Apollo 13 mission by playing roles of Mission Control and Astronaut. Using a barrier, Mission Control will walk the Astronaut through building a machine to save his life.
Will you save the Astronaut's life?
Students learn that precise use of language is critical in many situations. It is an enjoyable activity to watch.
-Short introduction to the Apollo 13 mission
-Directions for the activity