“Kids to Space Club: Are we there yet?”

Schorer, Lonnie Jones “Kids to Space Club: Are we there yet?” Apogee Books 2010 978-1-926-59223-7 Author’s Web Site Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: Lonnie always lamented that no one ever seemed to pay attention to the story she wrote to connect the 100 chapters of the original “Kids to Space“, … Continue reading

“Paper Astronaut: The Paper Spacecraft Mission Manual”

Cezzar, Juliette & Éditions Aéro-Dynamiques “Paper Astronaut: The Paper Spacecraft Mission Manual” Universe Publishing 2009 ISBN13: 978-0-789-31881-7 Publisher’s Web Site Official Website Librarian’s Note: Go into any hobby shop, and you’ll find plenty of models of airplanes and cars and ships, but rockets? You can have any rocket you want … Continue reading

Launch Magazine Vol 4 # 6

Launch Magazine Vol 4 # 6 MM Publishing 12/2008 ISSN 1933-4087 Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: This is a good sign. I’m looking forward to Launch coming off of hiatus. This issue features some of the folks of the Dallas Area Rocket Society and a Saturn 1B project they did … Continue reading

“Microgravity: A Teacher’s Guide With Activities in Science, Mathematics, and Technology”

Rogers, Melissa, Gregory Vogt & Michael Wargo (eds.) “Microgravity: A Teacher’s Guide With Activities in Science, Mathematics, and Technology” NASA HQ 1997 EG-1997-08-110-HQ On-Line Text On-Line Text (pdf) Librarian’s Note: Thanks to the Marshall Educator Resource Center (ERC) for several additions to the Lunar Library. I stopped by the ERC … Continue reading

Launch Magazine Vol. 3 #5

Launch Magazine MM Publishing May/June 2008 Vol.3 #5 Publisher’s Web Site Best of the Moon 2008 – Youth High Frontier Fact Librarian’s Note: Includes an article on the 2008 Lunar Regolith Excavation Challenge, which in my view is an incredible opportunity to do some ‘prep work’ for working on the … Continue reading

Launch Magazine Vol.3 #3

Launch Magazine MM Publishing May/June 2008 Vol.3 #3 Publisher’s Web Site Best of the Moon 2008 – Youth High Frontier Fact Librarian’s Note: There may have been a delivery hiccup this time around. If you haven’t gotten your Launch yet, and should have, then click through the link to get … Continue reading

“Kids to Space Mission Plans: An Educator’s Guide” (w/CD)

Schorer, Lonnie Jones & Barbara Sprungman David “Kids to Space Mission Plans: An Educator’s Guide” Apogee Books 2008 ISBN13: 978-1-895-95971-1 Out of the Cradle Review Publisher’s Web Site The Space Show Interview NSTA Recommends Best of the Moon 2008 – Youth Educator Materials Librarian’s Note: So what happens when you … Continue reading

“Getting Trained at Space Camp”

Terdiman, Daniel “Getting Trained at Space Camp” c|net news.com 17/06/2008 On-Line Text Librarian’s Note: The multi-axis trainer was my favorite part of Space Camp, and I’ve subsequently done less good ones at the Maryland Science Center and the Shanghai Science & Technology Museum. Space Camp was a blast!

“Big Book of Space Exploration to Color”

LaFontaine, Bruce “Big Book of Space Exploration to Color” Dover Publications 2008 ISBN: 0-486-46680-9 Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: Comprises three earlier Dover coloring books: Exploring the Solar System, History of Space Exploration, and Constellations of the Night Sky. As much for adults as youngsters, these are probably the best … Continue reading

“The Zula Patrol Explore Space!” (DVD)

Liberation Kids “The Zula Patrol Explore Space!” Zula USA, LLC/Liberation Entertainment Inc. 2008 00:57:00 zula.com Stock #LIB00126WRP1 Publisher’s Web Site Librarian’s Note: Surprisingly educational for all of its little kid wackiness. Comes with a set of removable plastic clings of the Solar system. The packaging said it was a Borders … Continue reading

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