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Mrs. Shute's class

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This was just too pretty not to take a picture of!
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Great group of excited rocketeers!
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Man, the rockets look HUGE in this picture! LOL
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Missed the first rocket, but got the second no problem!
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To keep things moving we continue loading up even while some are retrieving theirs (background, center)
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Once the range is clear we can fly!  Caught at the moment of ignition
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Lots of purple flew today!
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Little hand doing big work!  You have GOT to love some of these decorations!
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Looks like we're ready!
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Tigress aloft!
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Great flight!  Note how she built her parachute with the printed side UNDER the parachute.  Very interesting as you can see the printing from under the rocket as it is coming back down.  I love it!
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You can see how the clouds are moving in.  This creates difficulties later in the day, but we're still flying!
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And recovering!
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Love it when they ham it up for the camera!
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The more you ham it up, the better they fly!  Well, now, I have no data to support this, but it's a sound assumption.... LOL
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All I know is that we got 2 perfect flights here, so...
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The big and small of it all...
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Yep, hers flew perfect too!
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Going out to get it!
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Now, if this isn't the cutest picture ever!
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It's getting darker and it's getting harder to get good launch photo's, but we're trying!
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Attention to detail is a most important lesson.
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Ready to go and anxious to fly!
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So, fly we do!
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All day long, in fact!
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She clearly likes pink!  So do I!
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And so do the rocket-gods!
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This is what being excited about rocketry is all about!
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Yep, perfect launch, flight and...
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Looks good coming down right over the launch table!
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Dark rockets are playing havoc with the pictures! LOL
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Enjoying the day!
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And, for good reason too!
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Oh yeah!  That's how it's done!
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More excited rocketeers ready to go
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Running a high speed shutter finally kicked me in the butt...
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I was able to lighten that photo up a bit but it was a few pictures before I changed settings resulting in brighter pictures, but more blur with the moving rockets...
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Caught at the moment of ignition!
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Last to for Mrs. Shute's class
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Perfect is the best description!
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Great way to finish the class!  Now for lunch!
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