Learners age 8-14.
John Baruch. Andrew Livingston. George Morris.
'A little inspiration is a powerful thing. Chris Clayton's Amazing Galactic Adventures is bound to capture the imagination of a whole new generation.' - Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE.
Chris Clayton is just an ordinary boy living an ordinary life until he meets Bob, the friendly alien. Suddenly life becomes a lot more interesting. Bob fires up his space ship and takes Chris and his friend Rita on an adventure. A time-travelling, mind-boggling, fact-finding tour of the Universe. From dodging asteroid belts to getting sunburn on the Moon, it's a truly amazing galactic adventure!
Perfect guide to astronomy for kids.
Join Chris Clayton and his friend Rita on their amazing adventure to learn about space. On the adventure Chris and Rita learn about:
- The planets in our solar system.
- The scientists who developed our understanding of the universe.
- Blackholes, White Dwarfs and Super Novas.
- The world outside our solar system, the Milky Way and the Andromeda Galaxy.
The funny story is bound to spark an interest in astronomy for kids. There are 112 pages full of bright and beautiful illustrations. This engaging book is ideal for reluctant readers. It is also a fantastic starting point for science teaching. Schools could use an extract in lessons or to develop STEM projects. It is suitable for use in school or at home. It is also ideal for science clubs and libraries.
Complimentary training sessions on teaching astronomy for kids are available. These sessions are ideal for astronomy and school science clubs. They are also suitable for science events and conferences. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out more.
Special offer. All readers of this guide to astronomy for kids will receive free access to the Bradford Robotic Telescope. (Limited time only.) Kids interested in space are bound to enjoy using the telescope. The Bradford Robotic Telescope site observes planets and galaxies. School kids can complete quizzes and games. Teachers can access cross curricular resources. You can even speak to real scientists!
Chris Clayton's Amazing Galactic Adventures is part of our range of learning comics. Comics are also available for evolution. Find out more about our evolution comic here. Or visit our shop to browse the full range. The range includes books for teachers, parents and children.