Big Book of Stars and Planets

Author: Emily Bone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474921022


Page: 16

View: 3393

New edition of 9781409564027 - a thin board book. Now converted into a stylish hardback with thick paper. A big picture book with giant fold-out pages to satisfy the curiosity of every young space enthusiast. Everything children need to know about the solar system, which is dispalyed on a huge double-gate fold. Makes a perfect gift which children will pore over for hours.

My Book of Stars and Planets

Author: Parshati Patel

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 0744034965

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 0

View: 2281

Join us on an adventure across the universe, as we rocket to the stars, marvel at mysterious planets and discover galaxies far far away. Three, two, one, blast off! From icy worlds and hot, fiery giants to the biggest telescopes and latest spacecraft, this book about space covers more than 40 profiles of the planets, stars and celestial objects. This out-of-this-world astronomy book for kids is packed with: • Age-appropriate with large pictures and clear text. • Pronunciation guide for each planet and astronomical object. • Visual index arranged by type, so stars and planets can be found quickly. • Fact files for each featured object give key information, like size, type of object and location in the universe. Tapping into children's natural curiosity about the vastness of space, this stunning encyclopedia will enchant every budding astronaut. Did you know that our Solar System is part of a galaxy called the Milky Way? Or that Saturn is the furthest planet that can be seen from Earth without a telescope? You’ll discover many fascinating facts about our neighboring planets and the latest space technology! Broken down by type, each object is presented in a clear, engaging way, with stunning images and bite-sized chunks of information. Young stargazers will be intrigued by the detailed NASA photography that brings the mysteries of outer space down to Earth! The handy pronunciation guide helps with tricky names and a visual index gives a quick overview of all the key objects in this reference book. My Book of Stars and Planets is the perfect gift for kids ages 5-8 who are interested in learning about the universe.

Stars and Planets

Author: Thomas K. Adamson

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN: 1398247952


Page: 25

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Understanding Primary Science

Author: Roy Phipps

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1841900168

Category: Education

Page: 166

View: 6242

Many primary teachers need help with their personal subject knowledge in science. Now that there is a nationally published scheme of work for science in primary schools, many teachers also need help in constructing lesson plans in order to cover all of the themes and possible activities in the scheme. Designed with those needs in mind, this book provides practical help in the form of sample lesson plans together with linked background subject knowledge for each of the science topics in the primary national curriculum. Each chapter has sample lesson plans for four different age-groups: reception, years 1-2, years 3-4 and years 5-6.

Big Book of Space Exploration to Color

Author: Bruce LaFontaine

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486466809

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 148

View: 1717

Adventure awaits with these entertaining, accurate images of space exploration and the history of astronomy. Stargazers of all ages will find fascination amid 110 illustrations, including 22 double-page spreads of constellations.

Beyond the Solar System

Author: Steve Parker

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 9781404237391

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 52

View: 5896

Examines the stars, planets, celestial bodies, galaxies, and deep space that exist beyond our solar system, as well as the methods that humans use to observe them.

Big Book of Stars and Planets

Author: Emily Bone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409564027

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 16

View: 8873

A big picture book with giant fold-out pages to satisfy the curiosity of every young space enthusiast The Usborne Big Book of Stars and Planets includes everything children need to know about the solar system, which is displayed on an awesome scale. This is a a substantial gift which children will pore over for hours.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Space

Author: Catherine D. Hughes

Publisher: National Geographic Society

ISBN: 1426325746

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 132

View: 6040

This beautiful book is the latest addition to the National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book series. These colorful pages will introduce young children to the wonders of space, with colorful illustrations by David Aguilar and simple text that is perfect for beginning readers or for reading aloud. The book will explain basic concepts of space, beginning with what is most familiar to kids and expanding out into the universe. Chapters include: • Chapter 1 focuses on the Earth, moon, and sun. • Chapter 2 introduces kids to the other planets in our solar system. • Chapter 3 explains other objects in our solar system, such as dwarf planets, comets, and asteroid belts. • Chapter 4 voyages even farther afield, touching on concepts such as the universe, the Milky Way, stars, galaxies, and black holes. • The last chapter delves into space exploration: humans on the moon, spaceships, the International Space Station, etc.

The Big Book of UFOs

Author: Chris A. Rutkowski

Publisher: Dundurn

ISBN: 1554887607

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 386

View: 7047

Chris Rutkowski's name is synonymous with UFO research the world over, and this book captures his most breathtaking research, along with new and exciting accounts, that will have you questioning "are we alone in the universe?" The Big Book of UFOs is a compendium of his best and most disturbing UFO stories for enthusiastic fans everywhere, with startling evidence to make even the biggest skeptics believe. The renowned ufologist takes us on a tour of UFOs in Canada and around the world. He has studied UFOs, aliens, abductions, and even encounters reported by kids. Rutkowski offers many famous reports, such as the "ghost airplanes" seen over Canada's Parliament in 1915, but also includes many exciting new cases, secret files, and statistics, as well as lots of tidbits and trivia to keep everyone excited.