Una dreams of a life in Space. Life on Earth is just so so-so. But how will she get there? And will she complete her mission to discover life in space? And did she remember to feed Neil the goldfish?
Now imagine astronauts on the Space Station reading stories to and conducting science experiments for the children of Earth as the world rotates below. Imagine no more… it’s Storytime from Space!
- Give me some Space! is the official storytime book for National Simultaneous Storytime 2021 and will not only be read by over 1 MILLION kids across Australia and New Zealand simultaneously on Wednesday 19th May 2021 but will also be read by the astronauts from the International Space Station!
- Astronauts on the ISS will also conduct and videotape educational demonstrations designed to complement the science concepts found in Give me some Space!
- Philip’s unique style and storytelling lead to him being specifically chosen to write Give me some Space! for the Storytime from Space program. As one of our most awarded creators worldwide this intergalactic experience will see his book read and enjoyed by children around the globe.
- Book related activity sheets and downloadable science experiments will be made available for readers via the Scholastic Australia website.