Little Readers: Dogs in Space

Science, survival and dogs in spacesuits! Meet Belka and Strelka, two stray dogs from Moscow who, in August, 1960, changed the face of space history forever, when they became the first dogs to orbit Earth and return home safely. This beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book includes additional information about the space race and other animals in orbit.

Activities to go with this title:

- Straw rockets aren't only fun to make - they are fun to play with too!

- Marbled planet art can be beautifully displayed in your child's room, on the fridge, or just about anywhere.

-  Make and keep these cool moon rocks.