6th Grade Girls Learn Firsthand About Space Program at Space Camp

Space bound.
Simulated missions and rides were all part of the training for the 6th grade's journey to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, AL.The Moon Shot, G-Force Accelerator, Multi-Access Trainer and Five Degree of Freedom Chairwere parts of their mission as was work at ground control. Another trip highlight was building and launching rockets into the troposphere to see what it really takes to get a shuttle into space.
Don’t be surprised if these McGehee girls end up as astronauts in the headlines, like the leading women in the recent all-female spacewalk.
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