This touching story of a father and child's nighttime excursion to watch a meteor shower is told through the eyes of a child in awe of the night world. Rockliff's vivid descriptions make readers feel as though they too are watching the tiny bits of other, distant worlds blazing into our own.The "For Creative Minds" education section includes teaching trivia about meteors, meteor showers, comets, and asteroids as well as a "Meteor Math" game, a "Five Steps to a Fantastic Meteor Watching Party" checklist, and a recipe for comet cookies.
Explore outer space and learn about stars, galaxies, planets, asteroids and how these bodies are all related to one another. Featured in this book are photographs from outer space and related vocabulary.
Learn About How Physics, Math, And Science Work Together To Help Us Understand Our Solar System And Beyond.
The Sun And Its Characteristics Are Discussed In This Book. The Impact That The Sun Has On Our Planet Is Also Addressed.
The Moon Is The Focus Of This Book And Provides The Most Current Information About Its Composition, Distance From Earth, Who Has Visited, And If There Are Future Plans To Return.
Stars And Their Mysteries Are Revealed In This Incredible Book About Stars.
Our solar system is made up of the millions of objects in the sky above us, including the Sun, moon, stars, and planets. This book examines the four planets closest to the Sun, known as the rocky planets. All four planets are described with facts about their atmospheres, landscapes, orbits, and Fun Facts that give additional information about each of these rocky planets! This book will allow students to use observations of the Sun, moon, and stars to describe patterns that can be predicted.