The girl scouts taught her how to take control of her world and nourished her love of numbers and science. Simultaneously available in Spanish! The inspiring memoir for young readers about a latina rocket scientist whose early life was transformed by joining the Girl Scouts and who currently serves as CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA.
Path to the Stars: My Journey from Girl Scout to Rocket Scientist #ad - A meningitis outbreak in their underprivileged neighborhood left Sylvia Acevedo’s family forever altered.
Galaxy Girls: 50 Amazing Stories of Women in SpaceHarper Design #ad - Galaxy girls celebrates more than four dozen extraordinary women from around the globe whose contributions have been fundamental to the story of humankind’s quest to reach the stars. From ada lovelace in the nineteenth century to the “colored computers” behind the Apollo missions, from the astronauts breaking records on the International Space Station to the scientific pioneers blazing the way to Mars, Galaxy Girls goes boldly where few books have gone before, celebrating this band of heroic sisters and their remarkable and often little known scientific achievements.
Written by libby jackson, and illustrated with striking artwork from the students of London College of Communication, a leading British expert in human space flight, Galaxy Girls will fire the imaginations of trailblazers of all ages. Filled with beautiful full-color illustrations, a groundbreaking compendium honoring the amazing true stories of fifty inspirational women who helped fuel some of the greatest achievements in space exploration from the nineteenth century to today—including Hidden Figure’s Mary Jackson and Katherine Johnson as well as former NASA Chief Astronaut Peggy Whitson, the record-holding American biochemistry researcher who has spent the most cumulative time in space.
Galaxy Girls: 50 Amazing Stories of Women in Space #ad - When neil armstrong stepped off the ladder of the lunar module, Eagle, he famously spoke of “one small step for man. But armstrong would not have reached the moon without the help of women. Today, test pilots and aerospace psychophysiologists—are pushing the boundaries of human knowledge, females across the earth and above it—astronauts and mathematicians, engineers and physicists, helping us to understand the universe and our place in it.
Juliette Gordon Low: America's First Girl Scout Women of Our TimePuffin Books #ad - She overcame both deafness and the disapproval of her family to establish the Girl Scouts. No one except "Daisy, " that is. They'll know what's best. But in 1912, no one thought that children should be listened to. Puffin Books. Ask the girls, " juliette Gordon Low always said when a problem came up. Now, more than four million girls are Girl Scouts in the United States alone.
She wanted girls to learn that they could be active and make a real difference in the world.
Here Come the Girl Scouts!: The Amazing All-True Story of Juliette 'Daisy' Gordon Low and Her Great AdventureScholastic Press #ad - One hundred years later, they continue to have adventures, do good deeds, and make a difference! Puffin Books. Prim and proper? bosh! dainty and delicate? how boring!she loved the outdoors, and she yearned for adventure! Born into a family of pathfinders and pioneers, she too wanted to make a difference in the world--and nothing would stop her.
Here Come the Girl Scouts!: The Amazing All-True Story of Juliette 'Daisy' Gordon Low and Her Great Adventure #ad - The amazing, all-true story of the first Girl Scouts and their visionary founder. Juliette gordon low--daisy to her friends and family--was not like most girls of the Victorian era. Combining her ancestors’ passion for service with her own adventurous spirit and her belief that girls could do anything, she founded the Girl Scouts.
Camino a las estrellas Path to the Stars Spanish edition: mi recorrido de Girl Scout a ingeniera astronáuticaClarion Books #ad - Un día se enfermó su hermanita, y todo cambió. Mientras su familia luchaba por salir adelante después de esa devastadora enfermedad, la vida de la pequeña Sylvia se transformó cuando ingresó a las Brownies. Una familia cariñosa, un vecindario repleto de niños y una mamá que cantaba todo el día… Sylvia Acevedo amaba todo lo que tenía en la vida.
Camino a las estrellas Path to the Stars Spanish edition: mi recorrido de Girl Scout a ingeniera astronáutica #ad - Disponible en español y ingles! Sylvia Acevedo es actualmente la Directora Ejecutiva de Girl Scouts de Estados Unidos. En girl scouts le enseñaron a crear sus propias oportunidades. La ayudaron a planificar su futuro y alimentaron su amor por los números y la ciencia. Con renovada seguridad, sylvia navegó a través de las diferentes expectativas culturales de su escuela y su hogar, abriéndose su propio camino hasta convertirse en una de lxs primerxs latinx en obtener una maestría en ingeniería de la Universidad de Stanford y en una de las pocas ingenieras astronáuticas en el Laboratorio de Propulsión a Chorro de la NASA.
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Camino a las estrellas Path to the Stars Spanish edition: Mi recorrido de Girl Scout a ingeniera astronáuticaClarion Books #ad - The inspiring memoir for young readers about a latina rocket scientist whose early life was transformed by joining the Girl Scouts and who currently serves as CEO of the Girl Scouts of the USA. A meningitis outbreak in their underprivileged neighborhood left Sylvia Acevedo’s family forever altered.
Camino a las estrellas Path to the Stars Spanish edition: Mi recorrido de Girl Scout a ingeniera astronáutica #ad - The girl scouts taught her how to take control of her world and nourished her love of numbers and science. With new confidence, sylvia navigated shifting cultural expectations at school and at home, forging her own trail to become one of the first Latinx to graduate with a master's in engineering from Stanford University and going on to become a rocket scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
As she struggled in the aftermath of loss, young Sylvia’s life transformed when she joined the Brownies. Simultaneously available in Spanish! Puffin Books.
Endurance, Young Readers Edition: My Year in Space and How I Got ThereCrown Books for Young Readers #ad - Discover what it's like to spend a year in space in this awe-inspiring memoir from a real-life NASA astronaut who did just that!Prepare to blast off with astronaut Scott Kelly as he takes readers on a journey through his year aboard the International Space Station and his life prior to becoming a true American hero.
Discover the extreme challenges of long-term spaceflight, the pressures of living in close quarters with people from many countries, the extremely dangerous risk of colliding with space junk and the unnerving feeling of not being able to help if tragedy strikes at home. Find out the story of kelly's childhood, his struggles in school, and ultimately the inspiration that sparked his incredible career, and the training to become a test-pilot and then astronaut.
Endurance, Young Readers Edition: My Year in Space and How I Got There #ad - This personal and fascinating story, newly adapted for young readers from the New York Times bestseller, will encourage aspiring astronauts and young readers everywhere to believe in the impossible and reach for the stars. An engaging and high-flying read for nonfiction and space lovers alike. School library journal"Those who are intrigued by space travel will find this a fascinating book.
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The Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery Girl Scout MysteriesCarole Marsh Mysteries #ad - Want a sneak peak? Read the first three chapters HERE. Put the events in ordercookie booth JumbleCookie MathClick HERE to view the Troop Leader Guide online. The cookie thief girl scout mystery also includes a built-in book club that includes Talk About It, Bring It To Life, a Scavenger Hunt and a SAT Glossary.
Below is the reading levels guide for this book: Grade Levels: 2-5Accelerated Reader Reading Level: 4. 4accelerated reader points: 2accelerated reader quiz number: 182117lexile measure: 690fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Level: PDevelopmental Assessment Level: 36Carole Marsh has created a FREE 12-page Troop Leader Guide to use in conjunction with the Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery.
Puffin Books. One kooky cookie factory! one delivery truck! one slimy rat! And lots of cookies! Equals one delicious adventure! It’s Girl Scout Cookie sale time for Avery, Ella and their friends Kate and Annie. Either way, and cadettes! some of the fun activities include: sing-along timecrossword puzzleimagine yourself as an entrepreneur; this activity can count toward earning the Junior Cookie CEO Badge, the Junior Business Owner Badge, Juniors, your girls will love it! And best of all - many of the activities will help your scouts attain several badges for Brownies, or the Cadette Business Plan BadgeTell Your Cookie StoryA Sweet Thank You to our MilitaryAdvertise! Advertise! Advertise!; This activity can count toward earning the Junior Meet My Customer Badge or Cadette Marketing Badge.
The Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery Girl Scout Mysteries #ad - Creative cookies; this activity can count toward earning the Brownie Snack Badge or Junior Simple Meal Badge. Once your troop has finished reading the book, follow up with all the fun activities in this Troop Leader Guide! You can use selected activities in one meeting or spread them out over several meetings to prolong the fun.
The girls even get a chance to tour a new bakery where cookies are made! but when the girls see a mysterious mix-up at the cookie factory… and notice some of their cookie boxes are missing… and get caught in a dark delivery truck… a mystery really starts cooking! Who is the cookie thief, anyway? And why?? Tag along with foursome as they try to make sense of this tasty cookie case! This mystery incorporates history, culture and more! Fun activities, geography, and SAT words are in each book.
Friday Night Stage Lights mixAladdin #ad - Brooklyn just has to get through the big All-City showcase first, where a ton of scouts will be there, including one from TSOTA. She has a chance to escape if she can get into her dream high school, The Texas School of the Arts, where she’ll be able to pursue her passion for dance. With some fancy footwork, can brooklyn make her mark, teamwork and a little understanding, and dance her way onto a bigger stage? Puffin Books.
Friday Night Stage Lights mix #ad - But when brooklyn’s dance partner gets injured, she has to turn to an unexpected ally—Logan, a boy on the middle school football team—to help her get through the showcase. But after her mom gets remarried and moves them to Texas, everything changes. And thanks to a new conditioning program, the middle school football team starts to take classes at her dance studio—the only place Brooklyn felt like she belonged.
The cutting edge meets step Up in this hilarious M!X novel where the worlds of football and ballet collide. Brooklyn gartner eats, sleeps, and breathes ballet. Thanks to her star football player stepbrother, her family is football obsessed.
The Giggling Ghost Girl Scout Mystery Girl Scout MysteriesCarole Marsh Mysteries #ad - Soon, to work out! with just a few days until the camporee begins, goose bumps and “s'more!”this book also includes lots of extra girl scout! stuff to do: • create a mystery-writing patch! • Read about Juliette Gordon Low and other famous scouts in history! • Learn the lingo with a glossary of Girl Scout terms!Like all of Carole Marsh's Mysteries, culture and cliffhanger chapters that will keep kids begging for more! This mystery includes SAT words, as well as their friendship, this mystery incorporates history, geography, educational facts, the girls put their skills into action to solve a mystery filled with giggles, they find themselves in the middle of a real mystery that is going to need all the Scouting skills they have, fun and humor.
Either way, your girls will love it! and best of all―many of the activities will help your scouts attain several badges for Brownies, Juniors, and Cadettes! Click HERE to view the Troop Leader Guide online or click HERE to download the PDF. It’s free!want a sneak peak? Read the first three chapters HERE.
The Giggling Ghost Girl Scout Mystery Girl Scout Mysteries #ad - What a fun mystery! i felt like i was right there with these girlson their foggy night adventure around Savannah! I had giggles and goose bumps!"-Erin K. Set in savannah during the real 100th anniversary camporee made this story seem so real to me! I learned a lot about Girl Scouts and I can't wait to get my turn to go see all these fun, spooky places for myself!"-Nina R.
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Code Girls: The True Story of the American Women Who Secretly Broke Codes in World War II Young Readers EditionLittle, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - Through their work, the "code girls" helped save countless lives and were vital in ending the war. In the tradition of hidden figures and the girls of Atomic City, Code Girls is the amazing true story of the young American women who cracked German and Japanese military codes during World War II. More than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II, recruited by the U.
Code Girls: The True Story of the American Women Who Secretly Broke Codes in World War II Young Readers Edition #ad - S. Army and Navy. Through dazzling research and countless interviews with the surviving code girls, grace, Liza Mundy brings their story to life with zeal, and passion. Abridged and adapted for a middle grade audience, showcasing this vital story of American courage, Code Girls brings this important story to young readers for the first time, service, and scientific accomplishment.
But due to the top secret nature of their accomplishments, these women have never been able to talk about their story--until now. While their brothers and boyfriends took up arms, these women moved to the nation's capital to learn the top secret art of code breaking. Puffin Books.