In this project-based learning mini-unit, students will research what it takes to be an astronaut, how much it will cost to launch their equipment into space, and review the scientific method. This unit is a great extension activity after a solar system unit.
Included in this fully editable product are three versions of the unit packet, differentiated based on reading level, content understanding, and math knowledge.
Virginia science SOLs 4.7, 4.8
VA English SOLs 4.4, 4.6i, 4.7d, 4.9
VA Math SOLs 4.4, 4.6, 4.9