Apollo 13: Watching the Moon Landing
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Jim and his family and friends gather around the television to watch the first moon landing. They watch with excitement as Neil Armstrong becomes the first man to walk on the moon.

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  1. What is the atmosphere like at the house?
  2. How does Neil Armstrong describe the surface of the moon?
  3. What does Armstrong remark about his step?

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