ERIC Number: ED280695
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Young Scientists Explore the Sun, Moon and Stars. Book 9 Primary Level.
Designed to present interesting facts about science and to heighten the curiosity of primary age students, this book contains activities about the natural world and numerous black and white illustrations. The activities specifically focus on space science and allow the children to view themselves as future space scientists. Section one contains activities on astronauts. The second section emphasizes space travel and examines gravity and provides directions for constructing a rocket booster. A number of experiments as well as songs and games about the sun, moon, and the solar system are included in the third section. A certificate to acknowledge students as future astronauts is also provided. The teacher/parent guide section contains the answer keys for the activities. (ML)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Educational Games, Elementary School Science, Environmental Education, Learning Activities, Moons, Parent Participation, Physical Environment, Primary Education, Science Activities, Science Careers, Science Education, Science Experiments, Science Instruction, Songs, Space Sciences
Good Apple, Inc., P.O. Box 299, Carthage, IL 62321-0299 ($3.95--GA653; $47.40 for set of 12 titles--GA1104).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents; Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Illustrated by Elaine Scott. For volumes 1-12 of this series, see ED 280 688-698.