Looking for a science curriculum to use with your elementary-age kids? This great course in the "Young Explorer" series from Apologia, Exploring Creation with Astronomy, is designed by homeschool mom Jeannie Fulbright, and covers a year of science. You'll start with an overview chapter on "What Is Astronomy?" and then examine the sun, planets, earth, moon, asteroids and comets, stars and galaxies, space travel and more in the other 13 units. Includes hands-on science projects (like demonstrating an eclipse and making a rocket), extra assignments incorporating other subjects, and comprehension questions. There's no workbook, but students can keep notebooks of their observations. Full-color illustrations. Written at a 4th grade level. Hardcover.
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