Additional Resources – “The Road to the Stars” – U.S. Space Exploration – 25 Resources for K-12 Students

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  1. Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11, by Brian Floca
  2. Who Was Neil Armstrong?, by Roberta Edwards
  3. My First Book of Planets: All About the Solar System for Kids, by Bruce Betts PhD
  4. Moon! Earth’s Best Friend, by Stacy McAnulty
  5. The Faces, Err Phases, of the Moon – Astronomy Book for Kids, by Baby Professor
  6. Who Was Sally Ride?, by Megan Stine
  7. The Hubble Space Telescope: Our Eye on the Universe, by Terence Dickinson and Tracy Read
  8. Space Dictionary for Kids: The Everything Guide for Kids Who Love Space, by Amy Anderson and Brian Anderson
  9. The Magic School Bus Lost in the Solar System, by Joanna Cole and Bruce Degen
  10. Space!: The Universe as You’ve Never Seen It Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias), by DK and the Smithsonian Institution
  11. The Planets: The Definitive Visual Guide to Our Solar System, by Robert Dinwiddie and Heather Couper
  12. Rocket Man: Robert H. Goddard and the Birth of the Space Age, by David A. Clary
  13. NOVA: The Planets DVD
  14. First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong, by James R. Hansen
  15. …the Heavens and the Earth: A Political History of the Space Age, by Walter A. McDougall
  16. American Moonshot: John F. Kennedy and the Great Space Race, by Douglas Brinkley
  17. Failure Is Not an Option: Mission Control from Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond, by Gene Kranz
  18. Rocket Men: The Daring Odyssey of Apollo 8 and the Astronauts Who Made Man’s First Journey to the Moon, by Robert Kurson
  19. The Right Stuff, by Tom Wolfe
  20. Inside NASA: High Technology and Organizational Change in the U.S. Space Program, by Professor Howard E. McCurdy
  21. The Magnificent Desolation: The Long Journey Home from the Moon, by Buzz Aldrin
  22. Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut’s Journeys – 50th Anniversary Edition, by Michael Collins
  23. Teacher in Space: Christa McAuliffe and the Challenger Legacy, by Colin Burgess
  24. Apollo 13: Anniversary Edition, by Jeffrey Kluger and James Lovell
  25. Apollo 13: Anniversary Edition, by Jeffrey Kluger and James Lovell