GUTSY GIRLS GO FOR SCIENCE: ASTRONAUTS
WITH STEM PROJECTS FOR KIDS
Alicia Z. Klepeis
Synopsis
Do you dream of going into space? Do you wonder what it’s like on the moon?
In this book, readers ages 8 through 11 explore the lives of some of the world’s most amazing female astronauts. Bonnie Dunbar, Sally Ride, Mae Jemison, Sunita Williams, and Serena Auñón-Chancellor are all pioneers in the field of space exploration.Using a fun narrative style, engaging illustrations combined with photography, fascinating facts, essential questions, and hands-on projects, this book invites kids to make real-world connections and deepen their critical and creative thinking skills.
About the Book
Author(s)
Alicia Z. Klepeis
Illustrator(s)
Hui Li
Publisher
Nomad Press
Release Date
Sep 24, 2019
ISBN
978-1619307780
Category
Nonfiction
Comments
Kim Hintze
Educational and entertaining, I love it. Teachers will be all over this.
Gerry Daly
Brilliant! Inspiring kids to dream beyond any horizon, and see how it can really happen too!
Jane Martin
STEM educators and learners will love this book.
Sara
This is a great series, and I'm glad there is one specifically for astronauts.
Pam Pavord
Great inspiration for young girls. When I was young it was the Sound of Music. It's wonderful to see the progress women are making. Congratulations on your story!
Becky Ferrigno
Yay! This is a great subject!
Atiya Brabham
empowering book showing girls can do anything!
Tracy Tsai
Inspiring book, my daughters will love this!
Adele Gardner
Thanks so much for creating this book! We need more female astronauts--and knowledge of the great women who've already gone to space!!
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