TECHNOLOGY
Lendroth, Susan

Hey-Ho, to Mars We'll Go!: A Space-Age Version of "The Farmer in the Dell"

(3) K-3 Illustrated by Bob Kolar. The familiar children's song is given a space-exploration twist as readers learn what a trip to Mars would entail. Kolar's blocky digital illustrations include three vertical spreads of rockets and spaceships and three spreads of cheerful child-astronauts floating in zero gravity alongside upside-down text. Each portion of the rhyme is accompanied by scientific facts, lending information to the fun. More about Mars exploration is appended. Websites.

RELATED 

Get connected. Join our global community of more than 200,000 librarians and educators.