This teacher's guide for Astro Boy—the novel by Tracey West based on the animated film—uses science, history and art projects to bring together lessons about our solar system, Earth, environmental education, and community service. It includes lesson planning ideas, topics for discussion, and an Astro Boy movie poster with facts about each planet. Through the activities in this guide, students will learn how they can make the planet and their community a better place to live.
The Penguin Group is the second-largest English-language trade book publisher in the world. The company possesses perhaps the world's most prestigious list of best-selling authors and a backlist of unparalleled breadth, depth, and quality. Penguin Young Readers Group features books by authors and illustrators including Judy Blume, Brian Jacques, Eric Carle, and beloved characters like Winnie-the-Pooh, Madeline, The Little Engine that Could, and many, many more.