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If you'd like to see a longer version of STS 41-G Mission highlights, check out this video. It has some really cool video of the crew having breakfast, preparing to board, and boarding the shuttle.

If you made this video - THANK YOU - and please contact me so I can give you credit. 

ELIZA BING IS (NOT) A STAR EDUCATOR'S GUIDE

A MIGHTY GIRL 

(This is an awesome website about empowering girls.)

This is CBS news footage of Kathy Sullivan's first mission launch on October 5, 1984. 

The "real life Eliza" when she was a white belt.

   eliza bing scavenger hunt

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Ninjabread men cookie cutters

     (Just because I think they're fun!) 

              BONUS MATErial 


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AVIATION: COOL WOMEN WHO FLY! EDUCATORS' GUIDE 

MG GETS REAL

(This is a great list of books with characters dealing with real life challenges for middle grade readers.) 

EXPLORE ELECTRICITY! EDUCATOR'S GUIDE