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Liftoff to Space Choose Your Own Adventure

Imagine you are the child in the picture watching the space shuttle lift off. Write a narrative about your experience. Include details about what you saw and felt, as well as any thoughts or questions you had about space and space travel.

Things to think about when choosing this path:

1. What do you think the child in the picture is feeling as they watch the space shuttle lift off?
2. Have you ever seen a space shuttle lift off in real life or in a video? What was it like?
3. What do you think the space shuttle lift-off would look like, feel like and sound like?
4. What do you think it would be like to travel to space?
5. How do you think the child in the picture got to the viewing spot for the space shuttle lift-off?

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