Long before wowing the nation as the youngest inaugural poet in 2021, Amanda Gorman was the first National Youth Poet Laureate. Earthrise was performed in 2018 as part of the Climate Reality Project. The student discussion worksheet includes science and ELA questions.
Earthrise Poem (marked with stanzas)
Amanda Gorman Reciting Earthrise Video (4:27 minutes)
Earthrise Student Discussion Questions Google Doc
Global Oneness Project-Tells the story of the Apollo 8 Mission, the first space mission to see the Earth from deep space and photograph an Earthrise. Includes a documentary with astronauts Jim Lovell, Bill Anders and Frank Borman. The documentary includes footage from the 1968 mission and interviews from 2018 with the astronauts. Video (29:48 minutes) The documentary includes a student discussion guide.