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 youth@lodilibrary.net.

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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n38kGst16sI

Lots of STAR facts with gorgeous photos, https://www.esa.int/kids/en/learn/Our_Universe/Stars_and_galaxies/Stars

What Are Stars? Question and Answer video for elementary ages https://youtu.be/ZrS3Ye8p61Y

A Kids’ Guide to Star Gazing https://www.amnh.org/explore/ology/astronomy/a-kid-s-guide-to-stargazing

Sun and Star video and lesson for grades 3-5, https://www.generationgenius.com/solar-system-for-kids/

Star Stages with video, text, and lessons for older kids, https://study.com/academy/lesson/life-cycle-of-a-star-lesson-for-kids.html

Musical introduction to the star life cycle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fgqnh_6cCE4

Types of stars with cute cartoon host https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lSuAPFMXcYM

Drawing tutorial for a five pointed star https://easydrawingguides.com/how-to-draw-a-star/

When You Wish Upon A Star from Disney’s Pinocchio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2zzXBg3FcI

Star Light Star Bright Sing Along https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M00f1UbTqGY


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


Audiobook:

Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil DeGrasse Tyson


Movies:

The Theory of Everything

The Martian

Interstellar

Gravity

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