Stars Supplementary Resources
ADDITIONAL RECENT BOOKS
*Good Night Moon
by Margaret Wise Brown
'In a great green room, tucked away in bed, is a little bunny. "Goodnight room, goodnight moon." And to all the familiar things in the softly lit room--to the picture of the three little bears sitting in chairs, to the clocks and his socks, to the mittens and the kittens, to everything one by one--he says goodnight.'
The Little Prince
by Antoine de Saint-Exupery" What appears to be a fairy tale for children opens like the petals of the Little Prince's flower into a fantasy that has lessons for all of us."
by James Thurber
"A wise tale of a little princess who wanted the moon and got it."
Find the Constellations
by H.A. Rey
"Containing star charts, a guide to the constellations, and details about seasons and the movement of the objects we see in the sky, this classic book makes H. A. Rey’s passion for astronomy evident on every page."
by H.A. Rey
'This is a clear, vivid text with charts and maps showing the positions of the constellations the year round', written by the author of Curious George. You'll catch his passion for the study of stars.
Holst's The Planets (full suite)
You may recognize some of Holst's influence on John Williams' Star Wars main theme. Here Williams conducts it himself.
And here's John Williams conducting music from E.T.
When You Wish Upon a Star from Pinocchio