Students at Bloomfield Elementary School got a lesson in rocket science during a down-to-earth discussion with Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques who visited their school recently.
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Bloomfield Elementary School (from left) Madison, Tatjana, Mackenzie, Jayden, Quaid, Chandler and Owen pose with Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques following his presentation.
In his presentation Saint-Jacques talked about his career path, his job as an astronaut and the unique training it entails.
One of the Bloomfield school's teachers, Jeff Willson, is in the process of preparing a class in science and robotics to begin in January.