Packed with interesting information about the planets and stars, this book is host to a range of vibrant images of astronomical features. With top tips on how to spot everything from constellations to auroras, it wonâe(tm)t be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY In the Night Sky certificate. From stars and comets to eclipses and satellites, this book is full of tips and tricks for gazing at the night sky. Learn about astronomy so that youâe(tm)ll be prepared to spot a variety of exciting features whenever youâe(tm)re outside after dark! âe¢ spy it âe" up to 200 fun things to spot around you âe¢ spot it âe" tick it off when you see it âe¢ score it âe" score points for each spot and send off for your official i-SPY certificate Children will love using this fun and fascinating i-SPY book!
Explore the galaxies! Aliens, space ships, and constellations, oh my! Ride on a rocket ship to another galaxy with this stellar book. With The Everything Kids' Astronomy Book, astronomers-in-training will learn: How galaxies like the Milky Way were built. Why the sun's surface is 20,000-50,000-degrees Fahrenheit. Why the earth spins and how gravity works. What comets and asteroids are made of and how they affect planets. The truth about the man in the moon. Why Mars is so hot and what those rings around Saturn are. What scientists think about aliens and life in outer space If you want to build a sky-watching kit or change your room into a small universe, this book will take you on a journey that is out-of-this-world!
Packed with fun facts about things you can find in the great outdoors, and a close-up photo of each, this book is perfect for a trip into the wild! With tips on how to spot interesting things through all four seasons, it won't be long before they have enough points to claim an i-SPY In The Countryside certificate. From centipedes and Ladybirds to oak leaves and acorns, there are all kinds of exciting plants and animals to look for when you're out and about. i-SPY In the Countryside includes hundreds of living things of all shapes and sizes, so keep an i-SPY out wherever you go! * spy it - up to 200 fun things to spot around you * spot it - tick it off when you see it * score it - score points for each spot and send off for your official i-SPY certificate Children will love using this fun and fascinating i-SPY book!
Author: Samantha Chagollan
Every night, the sky is filled with stars that tell a thousand tales. Brave warriors, regal queens, fierce beasts -- they all parade across the starry skies each night. In Starry Skies you’ll discover some of the most famous constellations and learn how to find them in the night sky. With brilliant illustrations by Nila Aye, you will see the shapes of each constellation, and imagine what they might look like when you look up into the dark sky above. This introduction to astronomy is all you need to start learning about stars, so get ready, star hunters, and look to the skies!
Discover the treasures of the night sky and learn to recognize its sparkling constellations with these fact filled cards.
If you look up at the sky on a dark night, what do you see? There's a whole universe staring back at you. In the company of Felicity the cat discover the phases of the moon, the constellations and how to spot the Northern Lights and the Milky Way. This beautiful, fun book will introduce you to the beauty of the night sky and show you the stars like you've never seen them before.
Author: Adam Ford
Publisher: Shambhala Publications
First published in East Sussex, UK, by Ivy Press, 2015.
Children eight and up will enjoy this conversational but information-packed introduction to astronomy and stargazing, which includes the achievements of the great scientists, the history of space exploration, the story of our solar system, the myths behind the constellations, and how to navigate the night sky. Whimsical color illustrations on every page and handy definitions and sidebars help engage younger readers and develop their interest. The special star wheel helps locate stars and planets from any location at any time of year. This is the third in Black Dog & Leventhal's successful series including The Story of the Orchestra and A Child's Introduction to Poetry.
Sun, Moon and Stars
Author: Stephanie Turnbull
Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited
From simple facts about the Sun, Moon and stars to exciting accounts of Moon landings and eclipses, this book will fascinate young children just learning to read. Illustrated with colour photographs and diagrams, this carefully written book will encourage young children to read and find out more about the Universe.
Provides information about mollusks and their shells and how to identify them, along with detailed descriptions and photographs of fifty common North American shells.
I-SPY Cool Cars
Search for over 100 types of cool cars with this i-SPY guide. This fun activity book will get kids looking out for vehicles on long car journeys and in and around towns search of i-SPY points. 120 models to spot of the coolest cars you can spot on Britains road, from the supercar Ferrari 458 Italia and Lotus Evora to the quirky Mini Classic and Citroen 2CV. Cars in this book have been selected for their distinctive features, design and performance. Designed to stimulate children's observational skills, these activity and educational guides make learning fun and more enjoyable. Each i-SPY Guide is arranged in thematic colour-coded sections, to help your i-SPYing activity featuring: * Many colour photos and illustration * A short and lively factual description about each entry, with tips on where best to i-SPY. * Points to score Every time you score 1000 points in an i-SPY book, you can apply for a certificate to celebrate your achievement!
From the author of the bestselling book 50 Things to See with a Small Telescope, this colorful edition explores the constellations with young readers, guiding them to dozens of galaxies, nebulae, and star clusters. Every page features a helpful "telescope view," showing exactly how objects appear through a small telescope or binoculars. While a member of the Mount Diablo Astronomical Society in California, John Read taught thousands of students how to use telescopes and explore the night sky. Now, he's sharing this knowledge with you! Even without a telescope, this introduction to the night sky is essential for every child's collection.
From Hercules to Cassiopeia, young stargazers can learn the stories behind 10 great constellations, drawing on both scientific fact and ancient legends. Detailed illustrations and foil blocking make this a beautiful addition to the series.Ages 6 and up
Night Sky Atlas
Author: Robin Scagell, Wil Tirion
Publisher: Firefly Books Limited
"For observers with binoculars or small telescopes"--Cover.