To fully understand the SPACE RACE you need to understand THE COLD WAR. There for we start by watching a clip that tries to explain to us what THE COLD WAR was. It is important to note that this clip it telling the story PRO AMERICA.


In Swedish – discuss: What was the COLD WAR?

  1. Read this text about Space race
  2. Practise these WORDS that also will be homework.
  3. Watch the video clip bellow. After, write a summary in English of the clip. Turn it un to Vklass!


4. Now – did you know that Sweden has its very own astronaut? His name i Christer Fuglesang, and you can read about him       HERE

5. If you want to – watch this clip on Fuglesang playing with paper balls in space: