Friday, October 17, 2014

whats the big idea

What’s the big idea?
WALT summarise
Text: First up   Author: David Hill
Read the text and record key words/phrases that answer these questions:
Who? Yuri Gangani

What? He orbited around the and landed at a farm in russia

Where? Kazakhstan launch pad

When? April 1961 7:06
Why? To check if the gravity was right for humans

How? because Yuri wanted go into space.


Summarise the text in 25 words
(Include keywords from the text as well as your words)

Kazakhstan
capsule
Yuri
Orbit
1961
7:06am
launch pad
vostok 1
38 metres
soviet union
April
weightless
pacific ocean
mission control
comnaunt
south atlantic
re entry
parachute
russia
flying
first up
rocket
pilot
space
crash