Classroom Activity Sheet:
Life in Space: International Space Station
How Do Astronauts Live in Space?

 

Group 5: Sleep and Relaxation


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Use this sheet to record your answers to your group’s research questions. You can also use it to take notes as you listen to your classmates’ presentations. Use your notes to fill out the sheet. To answer some of the questions, you will need to use the Internet links provided to view the full color image.

Do astronauts require more or less sleep than normal when they are in space?
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How many hours of sleep do astronauts usually get each night?
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How do astronauts relax in space?
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Do astronauts sleep in a bed? If they do not, how do they sleep?
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Web Resources
Recreation and Sleeping
<http://www.pbs.org/spacestation/station/living_sleeping.htm>