Pages from Astro KidsThe ASTRO KIDS book series is funded in part by the Astro kids2

Book one — “Siri’s Space Garden” has been completed and is available at the Museum for purchase. The book is geared toward grades 1-4.

ASTRO KIDS is a fun, engaging tale of youthful energy and curiosity set against the backdrop of science, engineering, space and discovery! It is illustrated by “Boper9,” an up-and-coming young illustrator who is a graduate of Savannah School of Art & Design.

Each book in the series will be tied to a specific STEAM and/or SALT theme — i.e. how a rocket flies (STEAM) or conflict management (SALT) and will be tied to state academic content standards.

The books will feature a diverse group of youngsters that students can relate to:

Astrokids3The first book in the series ASTRO KIDS: Siri’s Space Garden is available to schools and individuals through the museum.

To find out more about the series and the accompanying lesson plans and activities, contact the Executive Director at 321-264-0434.

To donate in support of the education program and the book series, click here.