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Capsule
 
Ship's crew moving an Apollo capsule out of the water to the ship's deck

The crew of the U.S.S. Iwo Jima lifts the Apollo 13 capsule to the deck. Image Credit: NASA

      a part of a spacecraft that can hold a crew and instruments




Sentences:
Three astronauts sat in the Apollo capsule as their rocket launched them toward the moon.

Only two astronauts fit in a Gemini capsule.

Only one astronaut fit in a Mercury capsule.




More Information:
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/k-4/stories/what-was-apollo-program-k4.html
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/rocketry/home/what-is-a-rocket-k4.html