You're Aboard Spaceship Earth

by Patricia Lauber and Holly Keller

Lauber sets the stage by using the analogy of a crew's limited supplies on board... read more

Lauber sets the stage by using the analogy of a crew's limited supplies on board a space shuttle ("They cannot get more of anything.") to get across the idea of earth's limited supply of air, food and water. She then goes on to describe earth's natural cycles and the impact human beings have had on them, especially in the past 100 years. (Ages 4-8)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1996

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