Electronic Time for Learning: Stars and Planets

Electronic Time for Learning: Stars and Planets

by Rick Morris
     
 

Electronic Time for Learning: Stars and Planets is an electronic sound book that teaches readers about the solar system through enlightening text, colorful photos and diagrams, audio descriptions, and interactive quizzes. Aimed at children ages seven to ten, this hardcover book unlocks the mysteries of the universe—from the sun to the stars to the

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Electronic Time for Learning: Stars and Planets is an electronic sound book that teaches readers about the solar system through enlightening text, colorful photos and diagrams, audio descriptions, and interactive quizzes. Aimed at children ages seven to ten, this hardcover book unlocks the mysteries of the universe—from the sun to the stars to the countless galaxies.

Each chapter is packed with facts that are focused on an astronomical topic. To hear audio descriptions related to a topic, readers enter three-digit codes found on the book's pages into an attached keypad. For example, they can enter a code to hear a narrator define a star, listen to details about Uranus's rings, and hear information on planetary atmospheres.

Each chapter in Electronic Time for Learning: Stars and Planets concludes with a "Chapter Review" quiz that enhances learning, with questions ranging from "What causes a solar eclipse?" to "How many moons orbit Venus?" To answer the multiple-choice questions, simply enter the question code, listen to the question, and enter the one-digit number that corresponds with your answer. If you answer incorrectly, you'll be prompted to try again.

Electronic Time for Learning: Stars and Planets is an entertaining way to explore the stars and planets through sights and sounds. Readers will find a universe of information in these topics:
• A history of astronomy
• The stars
• The sun
• Our planetary family
• The moons in our planetary family
• Fascinating small objects in our solar system
• The incalculable number of galaxies
• The Milky Way
• Space exploration

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605531540
Publisher:
Publications International, Limited
Publication date:
10/09/2010
Series:
Electronic Time for Learning Series
Pages:
117
Product dimensions:
10.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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