A 2-3 Day lesson on the Saturn V rocket and the Apollo moon missions.
Day 1: Powerpoint presentation on how the Saturn V rocket took the men to the moon. Ppt is engaging with gif's of various parts of the journey to the moon.
Day 2: Students cut and paste pictures of the Apollo mission timeline. Can review/supplement with clips from the Apollo 13 movie.
Day 3: Students watch "Journey's of Apollo" (can be found on youtube) which goes over every mission of the Apollo moon landings and its context in the Cold War.
-PowerPoint of the Saturn V Rocket's various stages and procedure to getting to the moon and back
-Student Note page for PowerPoint
-Interactive timeline of the moon mission (students cut and paste each event on a timeline)
-Note pages for Documentary "Journey's of Apollo" (Can be found on Youtube)