11 Books That Teach Kids About Space

books that teach kids about space

My kids have always loved science and space exploration. For our science unit, I found myself searching for more space books to add to our collection. My kids love learning about stars and the planets, so finding a book that is kid-level can be kind of tricky. The books I found are perfect for homeschool lesson plans or to teach a young astronaut about all the wonders beyond our atmosphere! If you have wanted to start teaching your kids about space, in a fun and engaging way, now is an excellent time! Here are 11 books that teach kids about space.

books that teach kids about space
  1. A Place for Pluto
  2. Moon! Earth’s Best Friend
  3. Hello World! Solar System
  4. 8 Little Planets
  5. Nerdy Babies: Space
  6. The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal
  7. Future Astronaut
  8. Earth! My First 4.54 Billion Years
  9. Sun! One in a Billion
  10. Moon’s First Friends: One Giant Leap for Friendship
  11. If You Had Your Birthday Party on the Moon

I love incorporating books that are fun and educational and these are just that. If your kids love space than these are the perfect bedtime stories. Non-fiction picture books have a way of making learning fun and we loved using these books to jump start our lessons each day.

Do you have any favorite books that teach kids about space? I would love to here about them in the comments below.

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    Scott
    October 7, 2019 at 9:55 pm

    These are all fun and the girls do really love them!
    How about the old Journey to the Centre of the Earth or early a Star Wars sagas? They’re good too

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