The Astronaut Instruction Manual

The Astronaut Instruction Manual

by Mike Mongo

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781941758168
Publisher: Inkshares
Publication date: 10/13/2015
Pages: 98
Sales rank: 1,315,758
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.70(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 6 - 13 Years

About the Author

Mike Mongo is a well-known space enthusiast. As a public speaker and space educator, Mr. Mongo works to encourage primary, middle school and high school students to pursue careers in astronautics and space-related fields.

Table of Contents

Foreword Alyssa Carson

Hello

1

A Humannaire 1

B Tools of the Mind 10

C Extraordinary People 14

D What Will Life Be Like? 18

2

A Getting Prepared 32

B Being Resource-fill 37

C Strength, Flexibility & Nutrition 44

Let's Recap! 51

3

A Living in Space 55

B Traveling in Space 60

C Aliens 64

About the Author

Acknowledgments

Image Credits

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The Astronaut Instruction Manual 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Mike_Mongo More than 1 year ago
My name is Mike Mongo and I am an astronaut teacher. Also: author of The Astronaut Instruction Manual. That said, I know my 5-star review may be biased but I wanted to share with B&N book readers the REAL reason I wrote The AIM. When I grew up I wanted to be an astronaut. The Astronaut Instruction Manual makes sure that today's students can discover the skills and what it takes to be one of the next generation of space explorers from planet earth. Today's young student readers are of the generation who will be living, working, and playing in space. They are between 8-13 years old today. When they graduate from college (or thereabouts) it will be around 2030. For a grown-up this may be a long ways off but for today's students, most will only just beginning their professional lives. In other words, The AIM is a timely read for young students who imagine a space future with themselves in it. By encouraging young students today to set their sights on tomorrow's jobs in space, The Astronaut Instruction Manual gives today's young students a critical competitive advantage for those jobs. Depending on my success in that regard–and I hear it is very successful–The AIM is one of the best books for parents, guardians, and mentors to put in the hands of any young reader who has stars in their eyes.