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Deserted Spaceship

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Imagine that you are part of a rescue party, summoned to this deserted ship by a distress beacon. This scene greets you as you arrive. Where are the crew? What happened to them? What do you think you will find as you venture deeper into the corridors of the ship?

  • What do you think the warning signs are about? Why is this corridor so dangerous?
  • What is the mission of this spaceship?
  • Where do you think the crew are?
  • What is going to happen next?
  • Who do you think built this spaceship?
  • What is behind the door at the end?
  • Design your own spaceship. What will you need to consider?
  • Research the history of space flight and make a timeline showing significant events.
  • Make a list of books, films and tv shows set in spaceships. What are the similarities and differences between them?

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