Astronaut : living in space
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Published:
New York, N.Y. : Dorling Kindersley, 2000.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st American ed.
Physical Desc:
31 pages : col. ill. ; 23 cm.
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
610L
Status:
Cumberland Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
629.477 HAY
Lawrence Carter Elementary - Kids Non-Fiction
629.47 HAY
Description
What does it take to hold down a job in zero gravity? Find out what it's really like to be an Astronaut: Living in Space. Longer sentences and an expanded vocabulary make this series of 48-page books slightly more challenging: Level 2 is appropriate for children who have started to read but still need help. Information boxes full of background information will stimulate inquisitive minds. These books contain between 700 and 850 words, and they are approximately 70 percent pictures and 30 percent text. The Dorling Kindersley Readers combine an enticing visual layout with high-interest, easy-to-read stories to captivate and delight young bookworms who are just getting started. Written by leading children's authors and compiled in consultation with literacy experts, these engaging books build reader confidence along with a lifelong appreciation for nonfiction, classic stories, and biographies. There is a DK Reader to interest every child at every level, from preschool to grade 4.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780789454218, 078945422X :
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.9, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
610

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Describes the various steps necessary for an astronaut to prepare for a flight into space and follows astronaut Linda Gardner as she trains for her space shuttle mission.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hayden, K., & Dennis, P. (2000). Astronaut: living in space. 1st American ed. New York, N.Y.: Dorling Kindersley.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hayden, Kate and Peter Dennis. 2000. Astronaut: Living in Space. New York, N.Y.: Dorling Kindersley.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hayden, Kate and Peter Dennis, Astronaut: Living in Space. New York, N.Y.: Dorling Kindersley, 2000.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hayden, Kate., and Peter Dennis. Astronaut: Living in Space. 1st American ed. New York, N.Y.: Dorling Kindersley, 2000. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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