Words of Wisdom from a Former Astronaut
Skills for Survival Group Essay
According to Dr. Bonnie Dunbar, former astronaut and NASA engineer and current director of The Museum of Flight in Seattle, WA, our country needs to inspire and educate more students to excel in and study subjects such as math, science, and engineering. She encourages the STEM philosophy for all schools based on the fact that we use math, science, rational reasoning, research, and deduction in our everyday lives. This group activity helps students see the need for these skills so that our country can continue as a world leader. It also helps them work together on their writing skills.