The Space Crusaders series highlights some of the key individuals whose contributions have expanded our understanding of space and Earth's place in the universe. This diverse group includes astronauts, engineers, and astronomers. Each title focuses on the life of the featured individual, including his or her childhood, education, career, and the impact the individual made on his or her scientific field. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
- Spring 2020
- Fall 2019
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 6|
|Reading Level||Grade 4|
|Subject||Biographies, History, Science & Technology|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Title Format||Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks|
|Graphics||Full-color photographs, Historical photographs|
|Dimensions||8 x 8|
|Features||Glossary of key words, Index, Infographics, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents|
|Online Resources||FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network|
Space Crusaders – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Straightforward writing, appealing visuals, and depth of content make this a series not to miss. Top-notch for both assignment writing and pleasure reading, this is a great purchase for any collection serving elementary students.