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An to the moon was an effort that involved many people oing many jobs Marthanne s father works in the effort that involved many people oing many jobs Marthanne s father works in the where the fabric for the astronauts is being made When the astronauts walk on the moon Marthanne feels pride in her father s connection to the big eventA story that brings the story of the astronauts walking on the moon home to children and emphasizes #The Small Part Many Many Played In Accomplishing That This #small part many many played in accomplishing that This ticks all my boxes for a good picture bookArtwork Accessibility of writing Rereadability Themes The story follows a little girl telling of how her papa s work helped with the mission to the moonWe have so many good books that tell about the astronauts the scientists and the mathematicians but this is the first one I ve seen that celebrates the many little jobs that were necessary to the operationWe are introduced to the men and women who wove the special fabric for the spacesuits and how proud the whole town was of them It s a wonderfully uplifting story that talks about how important every step is in making something big Collaboration is key and recognizing everyone s contribution to one great experience is ultimately what the takeaway of
this picture book is The main character s father works in textiles and began weaving picture book is The main character s father works in textiles and began weaving fiberglass outfitting that would be used inside the astronauts suits as they made their way to the moon How proud she is of her father and how he helped put a man on the moonThe illustrations are nice and complimentary to the story without being overwhelming and uses colors that create the feel of the otherworldly experience of landing on the moon. She can't stop imagining the moon mission the astronauts tumbling through space the fabric her papa made traveling all the way up into the sky When the astronauts blast off and Neil Armstrong finally takes his first steps on the moon Marthanne watches in wonder She knows her papa put a man on the moon. Marthanne and her Papa like to look at the stars and ream A ream is about to come true On July 20 1969 American astronauts landed on the Moon Marthanne is especially proud because her Papa helped to weave the #fabric that was part of the astronauts space suit The fabric is so special to keep the #that was part of the astronauts space suit The fabric is so special to keep the safe and her Papa id that Dempsey and illustrator Sarah Green help capture he pride and excitement of this miraculous event Dempsey brings her personal experience having grown up in such a town as Marthanne This personalization makes the story so much real to the young readers There is excitement and anticipation as the manned space age comes to being Her addition of Walter Cronkite s Oh boy oh boy oh boy reflects the joy and pride of our country Children today may not take space travel for granted but there is not the novelty that Marthanne experienced as Laurus did many of us older readers in 1969 Marthanne s father has a very special job He works in a clothing mill and is the weaver for a very special fabric that will be used in the spacesuits to keep the astronauts safe Marthanne is thrilled because she is following the space race on TV and imagining what it would be like to be an astronaut herself But it takes so long to happen Marthanne is afraid the men won t ever get there but finally she watches the moon landing on TV with her family and knows in her heart that it wouldn t have been possible without the cont 5312019 I want to like this book however after reading it an looking at the illustrations I m left with uestions What I liked It felt like a picture book biography a genre I love. In time for the fiftieth anniversary of the moon landing this fatheraughter story celebrates a small community's big contribution to one of America's greatest accomplishmentsMarthanne and her father sit side by side looking out over their mill village as the moon glows in the sky Marthanne hopes tha. I was fascinated by the idea
"THAT A MILL WORKER WHO WOVE "a mill worker who wove had a small part of the Mercury and Apollo space missions The girl s pride in her #papa s work was tangible The ad s aw shucks attitude of I m just feeding #s work was tangible The ad s aw shucks attitude of I m just feeding family felt trueuibbles 1 The writing felt somewhat Het Reservaat Van Ward Ruyslinck didactic and the storyidn t uite flow though I could live with this 2 My main concern The girl s family was shown in several spread interacting as euals with African American families I uestion was this a southern mill town In the 60s Those illustrations of euality just wouldn t be true Why were they included Lack of research A way to increase representation in the book even if it wasn t true in America s past If this was a northern mill town I Rumunia. Koniec złotej epoki don t knowThough the back matteriscussed the way that the US government contracted bits of the space program out across the country I wanted information about this particular place In the absence of that information I felt that the book was simply sugarcoating issues of racial relations in the 1960s in the US Overall a solid selection for a read aloud It can be used to about fiction vs nonfiction being part of a group and how everyone contributions make a ifference Recommend Fascinating true story of a textile mill in *South Carolina that manufactured material used in the Apollo 11 astronaut suits The story a small community s *Carolina that manufactured material used in the Apollo 11 astronaut suits The story a small community s contribution to helping make the manned moon landing possible Kristy Dempsey tells about how her father s work in a mill contributes to space exploration and the Apollo missions Lovely illustrations and obvious pride remind readers that getting a T one ay man will walk on the moon and she knows her father is helping America accomplish this mission The fabric he weaves forms one layer in the astronauts' spacesuits Papa insists he's only making a living but Marthanne knows his work is part of history and she's proud She tries to be patient but.