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Iaeger Elementary’s Afterschool Program Showcases Recent NASA Challenge for Board of Education

By Derek Tyson, The Welch News Editor

WELCH, WV - Students from Iaeger Elementary stole the show at Monday’s McDowell County Board of Education meeting, detailing their NASA Afterschool Challenge.

The students worked in teams to design and build a pressure suit to protect their pilot (a marshmallow) from a vacuum situation like astronauts encounter in outer space. Using a slideshow of photos detailing their building process, students walked parents . . .

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