Take kids ages 6 to 8 on a guided tour of the galaxy—blast off with the Junior Scientists series
Space is limitless—just like your imagination! Get ready to take an amazing journey to the stars. Solar System for Kids is filled with fascinating facts, photographs, and illustrations that'll excite your mind and charge your curiosity. Of all the solar system books for kids 6-8, this one teaches you about the birth of the universe and how scientists believe galaxies, stars, and planets came into being. Explore the Sun, planets, dwarf planets, moons, and the asteroid belt in one of the most engaging solar system books for kids.
This standout among solar system books for kids offers tips for spotting constellations, planets, comets, and more—from your backyard. From navigating the night sky to learning about objects billions of miles away, this book answers curious kids' big questions about the universe. Strap in, Junior Scientist. 3, 2, 1... blast off!
This top choice among solar system books for kids includes:
Universally easy—Explore the whole universe with in-depth and easy-to-follow information in one of the most comprehensive solar system books for kids.
Deep space knowledge—From dark matter and black holes to eclipses and moon landings, this book explores every aspect curious kids want to know.
Bonus material—Discover even more fun information by using the extensive glossary, sidebars, and in-book activities.
If you've been searching for solar system books for kids, look no further—this one has you covered.
About the Author
Hilary Statum is a kindergarten teacher with more than a decade of experience. She is the author of Pencils to Pigtails, a popular blog for parents and teachers, and holds a master’s degree in Instructional Leadership. Find Hilary on social media using the handle @pencilstopigtails. She lives in Manchester, Tennessee, with her husband and two daughters.
“If you love all things outer space, or want to learn more about it in a fun way, this book is for you! Hilary has taken her knowledge of the subject and mixed it with her creative ability to teach all types of learners—creating a book that is perfect for classroom and home reading. The learning possibilities with this book are as endless as the universe itself!” —Adam Peterson, education consultant, presenter, and author of Teach, Play, Learn! How To Create A Purposeful Play-Driven Classroom
“Solar System for Kids launches your junior scientist on an amazing journey into space for out-of-this-world learning. Hilary has written a must-have book for kids curious about galaxies, planets, the Sun, and everything in between. It is the perfect addition to a home or classroom library!” —Dr. Lori Elliott, educational consultant and author
“A truly fun and interesting book that encourages conversation between you and your children. Solar System for Kids is a perfect read aloud about our solar system!” —Chastity Crosslin, library media specialist