Job Description: Rocket Specialist
Go to the portaportal and use the links under the “Rocket Specialist”
column to complete your research. You are looking for key ideas to
include in the design of the rocket.
Use the attached note-taking page to help you gather information.
The rocket you create needs to contain the following:
*a written description of the rocket
*a drawing of the rocket with labels indicating special features
Things to Consider: (You must answer at least 4 of the following
*How will your passengers communicate with the crew?
*How will your crew communicate with Earth?
*What will your fuel source be?
*Where will your guests sleep?
*Will there be medical facilities, an exercise room, or a kitchen?
*How will your crew dispose of waste?
*What safety features will be aboard your aircraft?
Creative Bonus: (Up to 5 points)
Build a physical model of your rocket. You may use Legos, clay, or other
materials of your choice.