WHITE OUT “Appendix B” ANF REPRO this language arts worksheet. Then, (1) have your students use their imaginations and create a story by completing MY TRIP TO OUTER SPACE. After filling in missing words, have them (2) cut out and create a spaceship (use outline provided on the next page). Using sequins, glitter, mini-colored cut-outs, crayons, markers, glue sticks and a bit of imagination, encourage your students to decorate the spacecraft. Carefully mount the finished product by overlapping it onto this enclosed paragraph. (3) Using a glue stick, mount the entire creation onto a dark blue, purple, black or deep brown sheet of 8-1/2‘ x 14‘ construction paper. Students can subsequently include other heavenly bodies in the background. Wallah! Each student’s masterpiece is ready for display.
MY TRIP TO OUTER SPACE
I rode on a spaceship! I traveled all the way to the planet _____. It was a _____ trip. The temperature on the planet was _____ I had to wear _____ I walked around. I listened, and I looked around very carefully!
The ground on the planet was covered with _____. The sky around the planet was _____. I could see the Earth! It was so far away that it looked like _____! I walked around again, and I saw ____! It was time to go home. I got into my spaceship and went back to Earth. My trip was _____!