The activity book
folds out accordion style to display a dozen key developments
in the history of space exploration. Spread the book open
on a table top and you’ll find pop ups and information
about of Sputnik 1,Vostok 1 and 2, the Kennedy Space Center,
Apollo 11, the Eagle Lunar Module, the International Space
Station and much, much more.
There’s also a handy “Space Exploration Time Line”,
a map of the solar system and a brief glossary of space related
terms and words. There is also a handy, attractive slip case
to protect the book and keep it safe.
Teachers and parents who home school a child will find this
an excellent way of beginning a unit on space travel and exploration
plus librarians can use this book for a fold out display that
introduces other titles on the topic.
From famous cities to different modes of transportation, this
series of little books has captured the attention of children
and adults alike. The way the books fold out and have material
on both sides make it a collector’s item which serious
pop-up book aficionados have gravitated towards.