Hilary Statum is a kindergarten teacher with more than a decade of experience. She is the author of Pencils to Pigtails, a popular blog for parents and teachers, and holds a master's degree in Instructional Leadership. Find Hilary on social media using the handle @pencilstopigtails. She lives in Manchester, Tennessee, with her husband and two daughters.
"If you love all things outer space, or want to learn more about it in a fun way, this book is for you! Hilary has taken her knowledge of the subject and mixed it with her creative ability to teach all types of learners--creating a book that is perfect for classroom and home reading. The learning possibilities with this book are as endless as the universe itself!" --Adam Peterson, education consultant, presenter, and author of Teach, Play, Learn! How To Create A Purposeful Play-Driven Classroom
"Solar System for Kids launches your junior scientist on an amazing journey into space for out-of-this-world learning. Hilary has written a must-have book for kids curious about galaxies, planets, the Sun, and everything in between. It is the perfect addition to a home or classroom library!" --Dr. Lori Elliott, educational consultant and author
"A truly fun and interesting book that encourages conversation between you and your children. Solar System for Kids is a perfect read aloud about our solar system!" --Chastity Crosslin, library media specialist