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Eighth graders explore the history of space travel and satellites. Through a teacher demonstration, 8th graders observe how a satellite revolves another object. They identify natural and artificial satellites, explore how satellites are put into orbit, and study the function of a space probe. Students create a timeline of space missions, including missions to the moon.

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