STEAM Punks Project Packs To Go January 2021: Stars!

Generously sponsored by the United Way of Seneca County!

STEAM Punks Project Packs-to-Go are available by calling 607-582-6218 or emailing

We are studying and celebrating stars this month! Stay tuned for the home planetarium- it will be available for check out soon!

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star for the little stars

Lots of STAR facts with gorgeous photos,

What Are Stars? Question and Answer video for elementary ages

A Kids’ Guide to Star Gazing

Sun and Star video and lesson for grades 3-5,

Star Stages with video, text, and lessons for older kids,

Musical introduction to the star life cycle

Types of stars with cute cartoon host

Drawing tutorial for a five pointed star

When You Wish Upon A Star from Disney’s Pinocchio

Star Light Star Bright Sing Along

We have the following star-related materials in our library, come and check them out!

Kids Non-Fiction:

My Book of Planets by Elise See Tai

The Sun Our Nearest Star by Franklyn Branley

Space Discoveries by Tamra Orr

A Hundred Billion Trillion Stars by Seth Fishman

Our Solar System by Seymour Simon

Hubble: 15 Years of Discovery by Lars Christiansen

Star Stories by Andy Wilx

Stars by Seymour Simon

Kids Picture Books:

Twinkle Twinkle Little Star by Iza Trapani

The Star Maiden by Barbara Juster Ebensen

Nora’s Stars by Satomi Ichikawa

One Round Moon and a Start For Me by Ingrid Mennen

A Big Mooncake for Little Star by Grace Lin

Sky Sisters by Jan Bourdeau Waboose

Ladder to the Moon by Maya Soetoro-ng

Whose Moon is That? By Kim Krans

Tell Me Something Happy Before I Go to Sleep by Joyce Dunbar

The Night Gardener by the Fan Brothers

The Bear and the Star by Lola Schaefer

Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed

Board Book:

Touch the Brightest Star by Christie Matheson

Jr. Chapter Books:

Magic Tree House Midnight on the Moon by Mary Pope Osborne

Cosmis by Frank Cottrell Boyce

Peter and the Starcatchers by Dave Barry

Graphic Novels:

Laika by Nick Abadzis


Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil DeGrasse Tyson


The Theory of Everything

The Martian



Hidden Figures

Adult Non Fiction:

An Ilustrated Guide to the Night Sky: What We See In the Stars by Kelsey Oseid

Packing for Mars by Mary Roach

Nocturne: A Journey in Search of Moonlight by James Attlee

National Audubon Society’s Field Guide to the Night Sky by Gary Mechler