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Astronaut Handbook

by Meghan Mccarthy

DO YOU HAVE what it takes to be an astronaut? Meghan McCarthy blasts readers off to astronaut school in her new, young, nonfiction picture book. Take a ride on the “Vomit Comet” and learn how it feels to be weightless. Have your measurements taken—100 to...

DO YOU HAVE what it takes to be an astronaut? Meghan McCarthy blasts readers off to astronaut school in her new, young, nonfiction picture book. Take a ride on the “Vomit Comet” and learn how it feels to be weightless. Have your measurements taken—100 to be exact—for your very own space suit. Meghan McCarthy has created the perfect book to share with children who want to be astronauts when they grow up.

Hardcover - 40 pages - $16.99
ISBN: 0375844597 (ISBN13: 9780375844591)
Published Jun 10, 2008 by Knopf Books for Young Readers
First published 2008

requested by

Ms. Lopez (Reading Language Arts teacher)

at Jack Lowe Sr Elementary School, Dallas, TX

Here since May 12, 2017

Open requests - 75

I am a teacher from Spain working for Dallas ISD. I teacher Spanish Reading Language Arts in Jack Lowe Elementary School ( A low income school ) in the North of Dallas. Because I'm really interested about my students improving their reading skills in English, I would be very grateful if we get some books donations for our class

why I requested this book

Because I work with students from low income families and we do not have enough books in English in our library. I would like to help my students to improve...

Because I work with students from low income families and we do not have enough books in English in our library. I would like to help my students to improve their reading skills in English

the class

I teach reading language arts to 2 groups of bilingual students (Spanish speakers) in third grade

I teach reading language arts to 2 groups of bilingual students (Spanish speakers) in third grade

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