PA Blue Sky Below My Feet Series Information
The Blue Sky Below My Feet series was developed by National 4-H Council in the mid-1980s. There are 3 video tapes on: forces, spacesuits, and space food. These tapes are approximately 30 minutes long.
The tapes may be shown in any order and may be obtained on loan through the AV catalog or purchased through AV Services (814-865-3407) for $49.20 (3 programs on three video tapes).
The program shows youth, actual space scenes, models, and cartoon characters. The following is a synopsis of each tape and their AV loan numbers.
BLUE SKY BELOW MY FEET, ASSIGNMENT: FORCES (L34879 VH)
Explains weightlessness, how gravity affects our lives on earth, and how the lack of gravity in space makes eating, sleeping, working, and playing different than on earth.
BLUE SKY BELOW MY FEET, ASSIGNMENT: SPACESUITS (LC1643)
Youngsters learn how spacesuits are made, fabric qualities, and the difference between man-made and natural fibers.
BLUE SKY BELOW MY FEET, ASSIGNMENT: SPACE FOOD (LC1644)
What kinds of foods do astronauts eat in space and how does nutrition affect health and performance in space and on earth? Viewers also learn how food is prepared for a space flight.
SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS AVAILABLE IN THE MAIL ROOM:
T0200A Blue Sky Below My Feet Mission Manual
T0200C Blue Sky Below My Feet Leaders Guide
T0200D Blue Sky Below My Feet Agents Guide
OTHER SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS:
Pretest/Posttests for each of the three video tapes.
Answer Sheets for each of the three pretests/posttests.
(Contact Jan Scholl for a camera ready copy.)
Contact for questions
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