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It Changed the World: Invention of Space Exploration, 1st Edition

  • Mike Downs
  • Published By: Bridges
  • ISBN-10: 1731629869
  • ISBN-13: 9781731629869
  • DDC: 629.4
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Overview

Space exploration is one of humanity's most incredible accomplishments. In just a few decades, people went from dreaming about space to actually exploring it. Space technology has helped us explore other planets and learn more about our own. This book provides readers with a before-and-after look at the way the world has changed. Each book in the NGSS-aligned It Changed the World series introduces readers to some amazing inventions. Interesting facts and vivid photos show how these inventions changed, and continue to change, the lives of people around the world. Each book includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity for further learning.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Before and During Reading Activities.
Table of Contents.
1: Race to Space.
2: To the Moon.
3: Satellites and Telescopes.
4: Probes and Discoveries.
5: Astronauts and Tourists.
Glossary.
Index.
Text-Dependent Questions.
Extension Activity.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.