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SHSU Common Reader 2016: An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth


Here is a sampling of resources
for the 2016-17

SHSU Common Reader

Curriculum Infusion Guide

Activity & Discussion Ideas
for you & your classes
using An Astronauts Guide to Life on Earth.

Meet the Author

Chris Hadfield is a world famous Canadian Astronaut who has flown in several missions including on the space shuttle and as commander of the International Space Station.  For more information take a look at the author's biography as well as other publications available at the Chris Hadfield website.

Excerpt from Space Sessions: Songs From a Tin Can

Meet the Book

In this book Colonel Chris Hadfield describes the many adversities he was forced to overcome both in becoming an astronaut as well as during the many hours which he logged in space.  He speaks about what was necessary to succeed during each of those trials and discusses how what the lessons he learned taught him about how to be successful on Earth.


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