This free astronaut lapbook teaches your student about life in space.
Learn what astronauts have to wear, what they eat, and how they have fun in space.
Also included is a writing prompt for creative writing practice.
This learning folder includes eight different activity booklets for your student to complete.
Here are the resources used in the Astronaut Lapbook:
Astronaut Lapbook Activities:
Create a Simple Spacesuit Craft for the lapbook cover.
Make a space helmet. We used a brown paper bag, cut shorter and with eye holes. We decorated it with a flag and aluminum foil.
Food – Use the fan fold to write about eating in space. Eat some space food. We made chocolate pudding and ate it out of a Ziploc bag with a hole cut in the corner.
Clothing – Use the index cards to write about an astronaut’s different types of clothing.
Famous Astronauts – Use the fan booklet to write about your favorite astronauts.
Fun in Space – What do astronauts do for fun while in space? Answer in the booklet.
Life in Space – Answer the questions in the flap book about life inside the International Space Station.
What would you take with you? – In the flower fold, write 5 personal items you would take with you into space.
Writing Prompt – If I could go into space…
Download the free printable templates for the Astronaut lapbook.
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