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Storytime Activities and Video Recordings

Each Live Storytime book is listed below with a link to the video recording, if available, as well as any links to activities or materials that go with the reading. Select books and materials are also available to purchase at the ASP's online AstroShop.

Please note: some of our videos have expiration dates due to the publisher requirements.

Send us your questions, drawings, and activities!


Breakfast Moon

Recording of Live Storytime - Breakfast Moon (YouTube)

Moon Journal Activity (PDF)

Extra Journal Pages to download (PDF)

Shop the AstroShop for the ASP's exclusive edition of Breakfast Moon

More about Breakfast Moon


Moonbear's Shadow

Recording of Live Storytime - Moonbear's Shadow (YouTube) - Please note: This video is only available through June 30, 2020.

Shop the AstroShop for the ASP's exclusive Bear's Shadow Activity featuring the book Moonbear's Shadow

More about Bear's Shadow from the ASP's My Sky Tonight program.


Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me

Recording of Live Storytime - Papa, Please Get the Moon for Me (YouTube). Please note that this video is only available through June 30, 2020.

If you choose to purchase this book through Amazon, please use smile.amazon and select the Astronomical Society of the Pacific to donate towards.

 

 


There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars

Recording of Live Storytime - There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars (YouTube)

If you choose to purchase this book through Amazon, please use smile.amazon and select the Astronomical Society of the Pacific to donate towards.

 


The Three Little Aliens and the Big Bad Robot

Note: Due to publisher restrictions, this reading was not recorded.

Activity: Build your own space explorer! Materials to find and use: a small piece of cardboard (roughly 4”x4” but exact size and shape can vary!), tape and/or glues stick, scissors, and a collection of small odds and ends and doodads from around the house, for example: wooden chopsticks, drinking straws, bottle caps, cotton balls, party favors, bits of foil, paper clips. Activity Video on Vimeo

If you choose to purchase this book through Amazon, please use smile.amazon and select the Astronomical Society of the Pacific to donate towards.


Laika the Astronaut

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