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The Mars Rover


From the Series Tell Me More! Science

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Visit an icy, dusty, faraway world with Perseverance the Mars rover and discover how this robotic explorer will search for signs of alien life and make preparations for a future human mission to the red planet.

  • Learn how scientists and engineers designed and built Perseverance
  • Watch Perseverance on its nail-biting plummet to the surface of Mars in 2021
  • See scientists in action as they drive the rover and plan its daily tasks
  • Meet the female space scientists who led parts of this mission
  • Discover all about Ingenuity the mini helicopter that hitched a ride to Mars aboard Perseverance
  • Learn all about Mars and how it is similar to and different from Earth
  • And enjoy behind-the-scenes NASA photos and images (including selfies) sent back from Mars by Perseverance

Robots are a fantastic, high-interest way to introduce science and engineering to young readers, and this book is perfect for non-fiction reading and classroom work related to the earth and space sciences curriculum.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 2
Publisher Ruby Tuesday Books
Imprint Ruby Tuesday Books
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2023-09-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF051040, JNF061020, JNF051010
Dimensions 8.25 x 11