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Billy and The Star that Wasn't
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
The "Billy the series" books are designed to introduce young readers to science: Astronomy, Physics, and Biology. This book is about the International Space Station and why it appears as a star in the night sky.
14 Fun Facts About Saturn's Rings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
Saturn has seven rings and 62 moons. The rings orbit Saturn, creating shadow bands and rain on the planet. Most of the moons are outside the rings. A few moons are within and between the rings. Some of these tiny moons create and control the rings. They create gaps within and between the rings. They create fascinating structures and phenomena. Find out more in this short book.
14 Fun Facts About Exoplanets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
Our galaxy contains about 200 billion stars. Astronomers believed that some of these stars must have solar systems with planets. They went looking – and found some. They call these planets extrasolar planets or exoplanets. Here are some fun facts about them. Ages 8 and up. Reading level: 6.9 All measurements in American and metric.
Beautiful Stars For Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Introduction Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars. ~ Serbian Proverb Look up at the night sky. Do you see bright lights? They might look blue, red, orange, or white. What are they? Stars? Yes! Good job. The universe is full of twinkling balls of gas and energy that shine!
Beautiful Black Holes For Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Space, the final frontier… to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life,and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before. ~ Gene Roddenberry
Beautiful Planets For Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
Introduction Space, the final frontier… to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, to boldly go where no man has gone before. ~ Gene Roddenberry We are living in an amazing place in the universe called: The Milky Way Galaxy. It is surrounded by lots and lots of stars, planets, asteroids, comets, and other celestial objects.
The Night The Stars Fell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015 by Wise Bird Books LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / General
Over 200,000 meteors blazed through the night and into the morning of November 12, 1833, astounding the entire world. Nine lively poems and illustrations depict how people may have experienced one of the most spectacular sights in human history. Discussion guides explain the cultures in the illustrations and the astronomy behind "shooting stars". Meets many school curriculum standards, Grades K-4.
14 Fun Facts About Nebulas: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
In our galaxy, there are stars and solar systems. There are also great clouds of gas and dust. They can range in size from a few light years to many thousands of light years across. Some of them glow. Some are so dark that we cannot see through them. These massive clouds of gas and dust are called nebulas. How much do you know about nebulas? Find out more in this short book. Reading Level: 6.7
14 Fun Facts About Nebulas: A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
In our galaxy, there are stars and solar systems. There are comets, asteroids and a lot of solid material. There is also a lot of space between star systems. We call this space between star systems the Interstellar Medium. In this area, there are great clouds of gas and dust. They can range in size from a few light years to many thousands of light years across. Some even glow. They are nebulas.
15 Minute Reads: Fun Facts About the Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
15 Minute Reads are designed to help children do a little bit reading everyday. Learn a little bit about the Earth's Moon as you explore some fun facts about it. How was the Moon created? There are several theories. How many people have been to the Moon? Not that many. Why does the Moon change every day? These questions and others are answered within.
14 Fun Facts About the Ring Moons of Jupiter: A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
There are eight regular satellites in orbit around Jupiter. These are moons that formed within the gravity field of Jupiter. They were formed at the same time and out of the same material as the planet itself. They have circular orbits and orbit in the same direction as the planet. This book is about the four, small ring moons. These little known moons are odd shaped and orbit close to the planet.
14 Fun Facts About the Ring Moons of Jupiter: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Discoveries
There are eight regular satellites in orbit around Jupiter. These are moons that formed within the gravity field of Jupiter. They were formed at the same time and out of the same material as the planet itself. They have circular orbits and orbit in the same direction as the planet. This book is bout the four ring moons of Jupiter. Educational Versions have exercises designed to meet Common Core.
14 Fun Facts About the Strange Moon Titan: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Titan was the first moon of Saturn to be discovered. It took another six years to find the next moon. Since then, 53 definite moons have been found around Saturn. Another nine moons are considered provisional. More study is needed to confirm that they are proper orbiting moons. Find out some amazing facts in this fun 15-minute book. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
14 Fun Facts About the Galilean Moons of Jupiter: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
On January 7, 1610, Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei turned his newly developed telescope to Jupiter. He discovered four objects orbiting the giant planet. It took him another night’s observations to clearly distinguish between two of them. He called them “The Medicean planets”, after the Medici family who ruled Italy at the time. Educational Versions Include exercises to meet Common Core standa
14 Fun Facts About the Strange Moon Titan: A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
Titan was the first moon of Saturn to be discovered. It took another six years to find the next moon. Since then, 53 definite moons have been found around Saturn. Another nine moons are considered provisional. More study is needed to confirm that they are proper orbiting moons. Titan is covered in thick clouds and has a surface temperature of -178oC (-289oF). Find out more about this frozen moon.
Astronomy: The Moon Facts For Kids
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
"Astronomy: The Moon Facts for kids" This is a perfect book for children aged 4-8 his first introduction to our moon. This book provides fact after fact to information hungry children for family and friends. It makes learning fun and gives a real reason to make kids want to read for themselves. Kids will love to discover new facts to share and enjoy.
14 Fun Facts About the Galilean Moons of Jupiter: A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science
On January 7, 1610, Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei turned his newly developed telescope to Jupiter. He discovered four objects orbiting the giant planet. It took him another night’s observations to clearly distinguish between two of them. He called them “The Medicean planets”, after the Medici family. Find out more fun, fascinating facts about these four moons orbiting our largest planet.
The Solar System (Fourth Grade Science Experiments)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
If your child is struggling with science, then this book is for you; the short book covers the topic and also contains 5 science experiments to work with, and ten quiz questions. The book covers the following: The Sun Mercury Venus Earth Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Pluto More Than Just Planets Experimenting With The Solar System This subject comes from the book “Fourth Grade Science (Fo
El libro de las estrellas
Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy
EL LIBRO DE LAS ESTRELLAS es un pequeño álbum infantil ilustrado destinado a que los mas pequeños (1-3 años) aprendan nociones de astronomía. En él se presentan conceptos como: ESTRELLA, PLANETA, COMETA, SATÉLITE...
14 Fun Facts About the Kuiper Belt and Oort Cloud: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
It was once thought that our solar system ended at Saturn. Then the first telescopes revealed Uranus and Neptune. Differences in the calculations of the gravity of these giants set off another search and Pluto was discovered. Pluto was then thought to be the last planet of our solar system. Beyond it was empty space – until astronomers started looking further. Educational vers. have CCSS activitie

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