October Sky, one of Coach McGrew's favorite movies. (Next to "Shane" and "butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid"...)
"October Sky" a/k/a "Rocket Boys". Biographical films are always the best ones! "October Sky" has a special place in my heart.
October Sky one of my favoritessssssss
The Original Rocket Boys made infamous by "October Sky" (Home Hickam came to our local high school several years ago, and he autographed my book!)
Okay...he was so cute in this movie
Rocket Boys, the memoir of West Virginian Homer Hickam, Jr. This book inspired the film October Sky.
October Sky Movie Poster - Internet Movie Poster Awards Gallery
October 2010......October Sky, Heaven's Gate
Directed by Joe Johnston. With Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper, Laura Dern, Chris Owen. The true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the first Sputnik launch to take up rocketry against his father's wishes.
October Sky is the ultimate middle school math movie. Visit http://digitallesson.com/the-ultimate-middle-school-math-movie to read the blog post and download a free printable student worksheet that you can use in your math class.