The Process of Early Space Flight: The Gemini Program

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Ideas take flight in an exciting activity on the NASA Gemini Program. Young scholars analyze photos from NASA's Gemini Program and place photos in the correct sequence of events. Academics also discuss the program and how the steps to space flight worked before finishing with a group discussion on what historians learned about space travel and NASA. 

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Instructional Ideas
  • Show video clips from the Gemini Program
  • Arrange for an individual from the space program to speak to the class about the Gemini Program
Classroom Considerations
  • Activity requires Internet access for each student
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website. It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros
  • Activity can be completed as a class
  • The resource provides additional information on the NASA shuttle program
Cons
  • None