(This is a great list of books with characters dealing with real life challenges for middle grade readers.)
(This is an awesome website about
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.
(Just because I think they're fun!)
If you made this video - THANK YOU - and please contact me so I can give you credit.
Pictures and Videos
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.
Carmella Van Vleet