MOONSHOT: THE FLIGHT OF APOLLO 11

 

You can read "Moonshot Notes," about the details in the drawings in Moonshot, here.

 

A curriculum guide to Moonshot, prepared by Simon & Schuster, is online here.

 

Read about Moonshot and Common Core State Standards in Marc Aronson and Susan M. Bartle’s School Library Journal article, “Wondering how to put Common Core into practice? It’s easier than you think.”

 

Audio: A brief introduction to Moonshot at teachingbooks.net.

 

Read more about the Apollo program on the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum's web site, here.

 

Watch a five-minute tour of the Moon from NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center on YouTube, here, featuring recent footage from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter.

 

If you have an iPad or iPhone, check out the app Moon Globe. It’s a terrific way to see (and spin) the moon, from different angles, distances, and in different lighting. A free version and a slightly higher resolution, 99¢ version are available.

 

YouTube trailers for the book are here and here. Read blog posts about Moonshot here.