Showing posts with label eclipse. Show all posts
Showing posts with label eclipse. Show all posts

December 20, 2010

Books for Tonight's Full Lunar Eclipse

A full lunar eclipse will take place throughout North America this evening. This phenomenon presents a wonderful teaching opportunity and potential "hands-on" experiences for students learning about astronomy. Help your students grasp the exciting science involved in an eclipse with Enslow books, including our new Far-Out Guide to the Moon. Author Mary Kay Carson's beautifully illustrated 48-page title uses a concise, interesting narrative and strong, reader-friendly design to introduce young readers to the science, myth, and mystery of the Moon. Book has a free, downloadable teacher's guide, including activities connected to various curricular areas.

The book, part of the 12-book "Far-Out Guide to the Solar System" series, is available in paperback and library-bound editions.

June 30, 2010

Stephenie Meyer's "Eclipse" comes to theatres today!

The long-awaited third installment in the Twilight saga is released today in theatres: Eclipse

Check out Enslow Publishers' biography of Stephenie Meyer to read all about her life and how she started the hit saga.

". . . a very well written book that will relate well to many young readers." –TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, September 2009

". . . good for reluctant readers or for teens with an interest in a particular author." –VOYA, August 2009