Read the following Wonderopolis articles about outer space.
1. Click on the link below to read about "What You Would Pack on a Trip to Outer Space."
2. Click on the link below to read about "How Will Future Astronauts Travel To Outer Space?"
3. Click on the link below to read about "How Did Astronauts Build the First Space Station?"
Opinion Writing Piece
Now that you have some background knowledge about space travel, you will write an opinion piece on the following prompt:
A group is starting a program that would allow students to travel to space. Some people think this is a good idea because it would be a hands-on learning experience. Others think that the educational opportunity is not worth the cost. Should students be allowed to travel to space?
Write an essay that states your opinion about whether students should be allowed to travel to space and explain why. Be sure to use details and reasons to support your opinion.