-Bestselling series: Both How Rocket Learned to Read and Rocket Writes a Story were New York Times bestsellers, with the latter debuting at #1.-Exciting new format for Rocket: Makes a perfect companion to the first two picture books and board book. -Build
Follow the path of a rocket launched from the basement of an apartment building in this classic children's story Long before Richard Scarry or Dr. Seuss, an American artist delighted a generation of children and their parents with hilarious, topsy-turvy illustrations and slightly subversive tales told in rhyme. This was illustrator/author Peter Newell. Working over eighty years ago, Newell remains as profoundly enjoyableand incredibly popularas ever. Tuttle is proud to be reissuing his three classic works, sure to delight the young and old alike. In The Rocket Book, you'll Algernon Bracket and Orlando Pease. Find out how a rocket launched from the basement floor of an apartment building is sure to interrupt a person"s day. Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/15/2001Pages: 52Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
..three, two, one... we have liftoff! From the award-winning author of Are We Alone? comes a title to propel young imaginations far into space. This Is Rocket Science explores the past, present, and future of space travel.The compelling text—vetted by NASA scientists—is a combination of history, science, human drama, and future challenges. Readers learn how fireworks in ancient China developed into the fire arrows used by Genghis Khan; we meet Sir Isaac Newton, Jules Verne, H.G. Wells, and learn how their imaginations shaped rocketry. We revisit the era of Sputnik, the satellite that launched a superpower space race, ending with moonwalks and a rendezvous in space. Finally we look forward to the future challenges of Mars and beyond. We also get a sneak peek at new technologies like space elevators, solar sails, ion propulsion, and more.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 4/13/2010Pages: 80Reading Level: Age 10 and Up
Stomp Rocket Ultra Stomp Rocket Ultra comes with tipped rockets. Kids just need to jump on its stomp pad and a blast of air propels the rocket up to 200 ft high in the air. . The launcher, stomp pad and rockets are reusable. Age: 8 years and upFeatures Air propelled rockets Jump on stomp pad to launch Easy to set up Launches over 200 ft in airIncludes Launcher kit Rockets
The story follows an astronaut and his canine companion as they drive an old pickup through Rocket Town, passing all manner of space craft like a taxi rocket, a police rocket, a school bus rocket, and even a rocket that looks like a shark. Each colorful spread is bursting with an eye-dazzling array of rockets from big to small, fast to slow, practical to extremely silly. Our intrepid astronaut and his dog then get into their favorite rocket (a pickup truck-shaped rocket of course!), and the final count down and blast off is sure to thrill young readers.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 4/1/2011Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 1 and Up
Stamp it, see it fly, catch it! From Kidoozie this Rocket Zoomer comes with 2 soft, safe foam rockets to send flying through the air. Simply load a rocket onto the base and step on the pump to shoot the rocket straight up with the force of air. Includes a sturdy, easy to assemble base and one 5" and one 6.5" rocket.Product Measures: 9.75" by 2.5" by 10.25"Recommended Ages: 12 months and up
Swimline Dive Rocket The ergonomic handles of this rocket provide aerobic action for kids. This helps them to move towards a healthier lifestyle. Its heavy duty construction makes Swimline Dive Rocket last. Age: 7 years and up Features Ergonomic handles Great physical fun for kids Promotes healthier lifestyle Recommended Ages:7 and up
Toysmith Slam Shot Rocket Now kids can send rockets flying across their rooms with Toysmith Slam Shot Rocket, an air-powered foam rocket launcher. Children can use foot or hand to shoot darts into the air using the launcher. Why You'll Love It: Assemble the unit and angle it and it's ready for action: the launcher can send rockets up to 70 feet in air. Age: 6 years and up Features Durable dart-launching base Three high-flying darts measuring 8 inches Easy to assemble High launch Recommended Ages:6 – 15
Two teenage sleuths help their detective father search for a famous rocket scientist whose disappearance endangers the launching of the Firebird Rocket.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 1/1/1978Pages: 192Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Clics RocketClics Rocket takes imagination to outer space. The educational construction set has parts that can be clicked together quite easily opening almost endless possibilities for 3-dimensional modeling fun. Children can build their own rocket with colored pieces and other accessories. Creating models with the construction set requires patience and organizational skills. It even challenges logical thinking and spatial understanding. The exciting and educational toy can soon be a new favorite for young creative minds at home. Included instructions make it easier to build with confidence. Why Youll Love It: Clics Rocket helps in development of motor skills, logical thinking, patience, organizational skills and much more. Age: 4 years and up Features Colored pieces and accessories for rocketManipulative piecesHelps develop motor skillsHandy packagingIncludes: Building instructionsRecommended Ages:4 and up
Last century, the effort to put humans on the moon inspired a whole generation of scientists and engineers. More recently, we have been captivated by new discoveries made by robots on Mars. Our internet, GPS maps, and telecommunications networks all depend on satellites. Whether you're putting humans on the moon, robots on Mars, or satellites in orbit, you need rockets built by rocket scientists. This kit is, in fact, rocket science. But that doesn't mean it's difficult or boring! Physics comes alive in this action-packed series of experiments centered around a specially-designed "stomp-on" rocket launcher with three foam rockets. Launch water- and air-powered rockets to learn about action and reaction forces. Build a balloon-propelled rocket, boat, and race car. Play a game to try to hit target "planets" with the foam rockets. Explore the physical principles of gravity and inertia. Learn about air pressure. Read up on the different vehicles humans have used to escape Earth's gravitational pull.
Learn to read with this New York Times-bestselling picture book, starring an irresistible dog named Rocket and his teacher, a little yellow bird. Follow along as Rocket masters the alphabet, sounds out words, and finally . . . learns to read all on his own!With a story that makes reading fun—and will even help listeners learn to read—this book is ideal for kindergarten classrooms and story hour or as a gift for that beginning reader. Fresh, charming art by Tad Hills, the New York Times bestselling author/illustrator of Duck & Goose, will make this a favorite.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 7/27/2010Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
A #1 New York Times BestsellerThis irresistible sequel to the New York Times bestselling How Rocket Learned to Read is "a perfect choice to inspire new readers and writers," according to a starred review from Kirkus Reviews.Rocket loves books and he wants to make his own, but he can't think of a story. Encouraged by the little yellow bird to look closely at the world around him for inspiration, Rocket sets out on a journey. Along the way he discovers small details that he has never noticed before, a timid baby owl who becomes his friend, and an idea for a story. This book is sure to appeal to kids, parents, teachers, and librarians.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 7/24/2012Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
eeBoo Rocket Fluorescent PencileeBoo's new line of Fluorescent Color Pencils are sure to bring your artwork to life. Set includes large easy grip fluorescent pencils in 6 amazing colors: red, blue, orange, green, pink and yellow. Two vibrant box designs to choose from, each printed with fluorescent inks. Sharpener included!
COLOR A ROCKETColor your own spacecraft with 6 giant, washable twin tip markers. Then climb aboard! Use the broad brush tip for coloring big areas fast and the finer tip for coloring details.Markers are perfect for cardboard!Easy to assemble. Preprinted corrugated rocket measures 32" x 32" x 48" (81 cm x 81 cm x 121 cm)Includes easy assembly instructions. ? SMALL PARTS. Not for <3 yearsFeatures:Rooftop heliport!
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