Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11


Bibliographic Information: Floca, B. Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11. (2009). New York: Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

Brief Annotation: This is an account of the journey made by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the Apollo 11.

Genre: Informational (NF)

Grade Level: K-2

Readers who will like this: Students who are interested in astronauts or space.

Rating/Response: 5. Students will love this one.  I would bet that most young students that read this will want to be astronauts someday.

One question you would ask before a read aloud: Do any of you know what an astronaut does?  Have you heard anything about their trips into space?

Posted by: Iliya Hoffert


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