Almost Astronauts / Amelia Lost

January 1st, 2013 | Posted by schliesman in Middle School | January | 2012-2013

Almost Astronauts cover
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone. Candlewick Press, 2009
Amelia Lost cover
Amelia Lost: The Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart by Candace Fleming. Schwartz & Wade, 2011





1. Why do you think we know so much about Amelia Earhart, but so little about the Mercury 13?

2. Was Amelia Earhart a good role model? Why or why not?

3. How might history be different if the women had been first in space?

Books for Middle School Age

You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial