Hanging by the threads

In an incredible timing co-incidence, the children of The Red Oaks finished the art project inspired by Peggy Whitson’s mission on the same day as she reached the record number of days  spent in the space. The NPR article explains: “Nearly 15 years after her first space launch, NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson has now spent more time off-planet than any other American, at more than 534 days. Whitson, 57, is a biochemist who has twice commanded the International Space Station.”

A multi sensory makerspace project called Space-in-a-Box was a collaboration of MU-art and the Primary teacher Chantal Dietrich. I will let the pictures narrate the process:

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