One Giant Leap

One Giant Leap

Author: Don Brown

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547349794

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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As a young boy, Neil Armstrong had a recurring dream in which he held his breath and floated high in the sky. He spent his free time reading stacks of flying magazines, building model airplanes, and staring through a homemade telescope. As a teenager, Neil worked odd jobs to pay for flying lessons at a nearby airport. He earned his student pilot’s license on his sixteenth birthday. But who was to know that this shy boy, who also loved books and music, would become the first person to set foot on the moon, on July 20, 1969.
One Giant Leap
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Don Brown
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-09-24 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

As a young boy, Neil Armstrong had a recurring dream in which he held his breath and floated high in the sky. He spent his free time reading stacks of flying magazines, building model airplanes, and staring through a homemade telescope. As a teenager, Neil worked odd jobs to pay
One Giant Leap
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Robert Burleigh
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-12 - Publisher: Puffin Books

Recreates the experiences of Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin as they approach, land, and walk on the Moon, plant the American flag, collect rocks, take pictures, and finally lift off, reconnecting with their space ship, the Columbia.
One Giant Leap
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Charles Fishman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-22 - Publisher: Simon & Schuster

The New York Times bestselling, “meticulously researched and absorbingly written” (The Washington Post) story of the trailblazers and the ordinary Americans on the front lines of the epic Apollo 11 moon mission. President John F. Kennedy astonished the world on May 25, 1961, when he announced to Congress that the
One Giant Leap
Language: en
Pages: 16
Authors: Katherine Follett
Categories: Children's plays
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-01 - Publisher: Benchmark Education Company

Perform this script about a live report from NASA Mission Control as it follows the Apollo moon landing in 1969.
One Giant Leap
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Leon Wagener
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Forge Books

On July 20, 1969 the whole world stopped. It was a day in which a man who grew up on a farm without electricity would announce, "One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind." In this, the first ever biography of Neil Armstrong, Leon Wagener explores the man