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Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars

Space Poems and Paintings

by Douglas Florian

  • 342 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt Children"s Books .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7363360M
ISBN 100152053727
ISBN 109780152053727
OCLC/WorldCa64624944

The book is well organized and includes a wide variety of astronomical topics, such as the universe, comets, constellations, and black holes. The table of contents page reveals that the planetary poems are arranged according to the planets' distance from the sun, beginning with Mercury and ending with the demoted Pluto. Comets, stars, the Moon, and Mars: space poems and paintings (Book).

Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings - Ebook written by Douglas Florian. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings/5(23).   This video is unavailable. Watch Queue Queue. Watch Queue Queue.

From the moon to the stars, from the Earth to Mars, here is an exuberant celebration of our celestial surroundings that's certain to become a universal favorite among aspiring astronomers everywhere. Includes die-cut pages and a glossary of space terms. Young scholars read the book Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars about space. In this space lesson plan, students make their own poetry book about space. This Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars Lesson Plan is suitable for 1st - 6th Grade.4/5.


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Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars by Douglas Florian Download PDF EPUB FB2

Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars is a terrific book. I ordered for a unit on the solar system I was doing for a TESOL class.

The poems are fun and the illustrations are beautiful mixed media designs. A terrific book for a lesson in science, or just to have at home for a child that may, or may not, be a science whiz/5(20).

Comets, Stars, the Moon and Mars is a book comprised of several poems and paintings about space. The table of contents allows the reader to peruse the poems of their choice based on the aspect of space in which they are interested.

Each page has a circle cut-out, to represent the corresponding planet detailed in the poem/5. Comets, stars, the moon, and mars: space poems and paintings. Orlando, FL: g couplet poems for each planet and other objects in the universe fill the colorful pages of this book of space poems.

Each poem has a creatively, artistic representation of the featured object/5(10). Blast off with Douglas Florian's new high-flying compendium, which features twenty whimsical poems about space. From the moon to the stars, from the Earth to Mars, here is an exuberant celebration of our celestial surroundings that's certain to become a universal favorite among aspiring astronomers everywhere.

Includes die-cut pages and a glossary of space terms. Blast off with Douglas Florian's new high-flying compendium, which features twenty whimsical poems about space.

From the moon to the stars, from the Earth to Mars, here is an exuberant celebration of our celestial surroundings that's certain to become a universal favorite among aspiring astronomers everywhere/5(2).

Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings by Douglas Florian. 12 Total Resources 1 Awards View Text Complexity Discover Like Books Name Pronunciation with Douglas Florian; Grade; PK-5; Genre; Nonfiction; Poetry. A wonderful book for elementary students learning about space and astronomy is Douglas Florian's Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings.

Florian is a master at creating collections of his own poetry and paintings, and his latest offering is chock-full of facts (the sun is Ninety-three million miles from Earth. Douglas Florian is the author of Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars ( avg rating, ratings, reviews, published ), Poetrees ( avg rating /5.

Florian, Douglas. COMETS, STARS, THE MOON, AND MARS. Florida: Harcourt. ISBN Review Vivid and striking pain Author: Lindsey Chesser. Douglas Florian takes to the skies with his Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings. Die-cut holes in the pages reveal planetary delights.

A star painted on the full-bleed spread for "The Universe" ("The universe is every place,/ Including all the e m p t y space"), for instance. I think Douglas Florian's new book, 'comets, stars, the moon and mars' is his most expressive yet.

Beginning with the poem "skywatch," two children look at the sky. The next poem is "the universe." Die cut "planet" holes move the reader deeper /5(4).

Die-cut, circular peepholes give glimpses of stars and planets from neighboring pages. The most engaging verses in “Comets, Stars” serve up planetary facts with a. Title: Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars Written and Illustrated by: Douglas Florian Publisher: Harcourt Inc., Suitable for: ages 4 and up Themes/Topics: Poetry, science, astronomy Opening: On a clear night you might try/ To gaze upon the starry sky./ A telescope or binoculars are/ Great aids to observe a star.

Brief Synopsis: Through beautiful rhyming poetry, this book. Stunning mixed-media illustrations accompany a series of poems that celebrate the wonder and mystery of space. From the universe, the sequence narrows its focus to the galaxy, the solar system and then each body in turn, from the sun to poor demoted Pluto, and beyond.

The verse is characteristically playful, wrapping itself around astronomical facts with ease. Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings by Douglas Florian and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Blast off with Douglas Florian's new high-flying compendium, which features twenty whimsical poems about space.

From the moon to the stars, from the Earth to Mars, here is an exuberant celebration of our celestial surroundings that's certain to become a universal favorite among aspiring astronomers everywhere. Includes die-cut pages and a glossary of space terms/5(21).

COMETS, STARS, THE MOON AND MARS: SPACE POEMS AND PAINTINGS. New York: Harcourt. ISBN COMETS, STARS, THE MOON AND MARS is a stunning mix of art, prose, and solar-system facts.

This middle-grade poetry book contains twenty playful poems about the universe and all its celestial bodies. Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings takes an ordinary science lesson and turns it into a big bang of color, sound, rhythm, and rhyme.

With humorous twists woven into scientific facts, Douglas Florian's poetic flare and brilliant illustrations radiate from page to page as the reader travels through the splendor of our solar system and the universe.

COMETS, STARS, THE MOON, AND MARS: SPACE POEMS AND PAINTINGS by Douglas Florian contains twenty poems with astronomy as the theme.

The poems in this book are presented in an ordinal structure, starting with the idea of watching the sky, followed by the universe, the galaxy, the solar system and the planets in the solar system in the order they. This video is s read aloud of the book Comets, Stars, The Moon, and Mars by:Douglas Florian.

Prolific children’s author and illustrator Douglas Florian brings readers on a whimsical and educational excursion around the universe with his latest book and astronomical treasury, Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars: Space Poems and Paintings.

The twenty original poems that form this book are fun, witty and imaginative, while Florian’s unique artwork provides. Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars is a terrific book. I ordered for a unit on the solar system I was doing for a TESOL class.

The poems are fun and the illustrations are beautiful mixed media designs. A terrific book for a lesson in science, or just to have at home for a child that may, or may not, be a science whiz/5(13).Academy Pod Stars Applesauce Scandalous Beauty Comets, stars, the Moon, and Mars by Douglas Florian.

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