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Alone on a Distant Planet

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Write a diary entry for the astronaut. Record their thoughts and feelings as they stand alone on this distant planet.

  • Why is the astronaut alone?
  • How did the astronaut get to the planet?
  • What is the astronaut's mission on the planet?
  • What is the astronaut thinking?
  • Which adjectives could you use to describe the astronaut?
  • What is the light source to the right of the picture?
  • What might happen next?
  • What is beyond the rocky ridge?
  • Design an astronaut suit. What would you need to consider?
  • Plan a journey into space. What would you take with you, and why?
  • Have a go at this agility activity that NASA use to train their astronauts.

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