Field Trip: Milford elementary students design experiments intended for blast-off into orbit

MILFORD, Ohio - Teachers around the Tri-State use innovative and creative means to engage their students and instill a love of learning. With our "Field Trip" series, we head back to school for a lesson in what works in classrooms today.

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Students at this school district's six elementary schools are preparing for flight with the new Suborbital Experiment Program.

Designed and developed by Mulberry Elementary fifth-grade math and science teacher Steve Heck, the program allows students to test the effects of microgravity by sending experiments on a suborbital space flight.

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