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Author Anderson, Amy (Amy Larissa), 1993- author.

Title Space dictionary for kids : the everything guide for kids who love space / Amy Anderson and Brian Anderson, Ph. D.

Publication Info. Waco, TX : Prufrock Press Inc., [2016]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-1  J 520.3 AND    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-1  J 520.3 AND    DUE 12-05-22
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Adult Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  J520.3 AND    AVAILABLE
Description v, 184 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Audience Age 9-12.
Grades 3-6.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Cosmology : the birth of the universe -- Stars and galaxies : the universe today -- The solar system : you are here -- Space exploration : what else is here? -- Astrobiology and exoplanets : is there anybody out there? -- Astronomy timeline.
Summary Packed with hundreds of illustrated definitions about astronomy and space, Space Dictionary for Kids is certain to spark any kid's enthusiasm for the solar system and galaxy. Explore cosmology, stars and galaxies, the solar system, space exploration, and exoplanets and astrobiology. Hop on an astronomy timeline to learn the story of how primitive ancient beliefs evolved over centuries to become a high-technology science. Crack up over the humorous sidebars that expand on the topic of space with examples, explanations, diagrams, quizzes, and even short activities to enhance understanding. Use the references and further reading recommendations at the end to help find more information about astronomy, perfect for assignments or just wanted to know more about the coolest topic in the galaxy! Divided into sections for quick access to the easy-to-understand definitions and amazing full-color illustrations, Space Dictionary for Kids is a must-have for any kid's home library! --Publisher.
Audience 1130L Lexile
Subject Space sciences -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Astronomy -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Cosmology -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Cosmology -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Astronomy. (OCoLC)fst00819673
Cosmology. (OCoLC)fst00880600
Exploration of outer space. (OCoLC)fst01353078
Space sciences. (OCoLC)fst01127807
Cosmology -- Dictionaries.
Astronomy -- Dictionaries.
Outer space -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Dictionaries, Juvenile.
Outer space -- Dictionaries.
Outer space -- Exploration -- Dictionaries.
Outer space. (OCoLC)fst01243437
Outer space -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries. (OCoLC)fst01423826
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Anderson, Brian, 1962- author.
ISBN 9781618215154 (paperback)
1618215159 (paperback)

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