Science in Seconds for Kids

Author: Jean Potter
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Offers step-by-step instructions for completing 108 experiments and activites in 10 minutes or less. Activities cover twelve science subject areas, utilize common materials, and can be completed in most locations.

Science in Seconds with Toys

Author: Jean Potter
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
ISBN: 9780471179009
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Make glow-in-the-dark stars! Learn how an Etch-A-SketchR(r) erases pictures! Create a kaleidoscope from your toys! Discover why a SlinkyR(r) slinks down stairs! Experience the science of toys and games with these quick, easy experiments and activities from Jean Potter. You can complete each in ten fun-filled minutes or less, and the clear step-by-step instructions and illustrations help you get it right every time. The projects help you learn about everything from why a swing goes higher when you pump your legs to how Silly PuttyR(r) pulls up comic strips from the newspaper. You will find most of the required materials already in your toy chest, home, backyard, or neighborhood. The 101 activities in this book cover every aspect of the science of toys and the games you play, including swinging, bouncing, throwing, sliding, and much more. You'll discover why a football spirals as it zips through the air, learn how to make your cereal jump out of the bowl, find out why goggles make you see better underwater, and make your own homemade paint --all with the help of a leading educator.

Science in Seconds at the Beach

Author: Jean Potter
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
ISBN: 9780471178996
Format: PDF
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Do fish close their eyes? Can you hold your breath longer than a whale? How is sand made? Why do we hear the ocean in empty seashells? Surf's up for fantastic science fun with these quick, easy experiments and activities from Jean Potter. You can complete each in just ten minutes or less, and the clear step-by-step instructions and illustrations help you get it right every time. The projects help you learn about everything from how seaweed can forecast the weather to why waves break as they reach the shore. You will find most of the required materials already in your toy chest, home, backyard, or around your neighborhood. The nearly 100 activities in this book investigate the many mysteries of animals, plants, sand, shells, sun, and water. You'll discover why there usually are more clouds over water than over land and why the sand on top of the beach is warm but cool underneath. Use a piece of hard candy to find out why beach and river rocks become smooth or learn how to clean water with sand --all with the help of a leading educator.

The Kid s Book of Simple Everyday Science

Author: Kelly Doudna
Publisher: Mighty Media, Inc.
ISBN: 193806335X
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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These 40 simple science activities will have young kids searching the house for everyday items to learn about temperature, pressure, water, air, heat, and plants! Each easy and fun activity includes how-to photos, simple instructions, short explanations, and introduces beginning math principles. With tips and extra information to extend the scientific experience, this book will get kids thinking like scientists in no time at all! The book includes: supply & tool lists, visual and text-based explanations, step-by-step instructions and photos, and safety information.

Nature in a nutshell for kids

Author: Jean Potter
Publisher: Jossey-Bass
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A seasonal guide introduces readers to a variety of scientific experiments that enable them to learn about aspects of nature, from how plants and animals grow to how rivers and mountains are formed. Original.

101 Great Science Experiments

Author: Neil Ardley
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1465440739
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Make science fun with 101 exciting step-by-step experiments that are safe and easy to do at home. Science writer Neil Ardley shows how you can use everyday objects to discover the basic principles of science and understand how these apply to the world around you. If you want to make a volcano erupt, see around corners, find out how your eyes work, or build an electromagnet, this fascinating book will show you how.

Kitchen Science Lab for Kids

Author: Liz Lee Heinecke
Publisher: Quarry
ISBN: 1592539254
Format: PDF, Mobi
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DIVHands-On Family: Kitchen Science Lab for Kids offers 52 fun science activities for families to do together. The experiments can be used as individual projects, for parties, or as educational activities groups./div

Storybook Art

Author: MaryAnn F. Kohl
Publisher: Bright Ring Publishing
ISBN: 0935607226
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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"Storybook Art" is the long awaited literacy connection to art with 100 easy art activities inspired by 100 great picture book illustrators and their award-winning books -- both favorite classics and classics to be. Each activity has a personal quote by the illustrator, a child-sketched portrait, clear line art, and easy to follow materials and open-ended steps that value individual expression. The book is loaded with children's original art, a special resource chapter with awards and website links, birthday list of illustrators, and a unique chart of contents. No expertise is needed. Everyday materials like crayons, glue, scissors, and paint will allow young illustrators to blossom while learning to love readin with a new awareness or art, illustration and technique.

Look I m a Scientist

Author: DK
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1465467483
Format: PDF, Docs
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Perfect for kids ages 3-6, this activity book will get little ones discovering amazing everyday science as they play their way through more than 20 exciting experiments found inside. Look I'm a Scientist is bursting with fun hands-on learning experiences that will get children playing, discovering amazing everyday science, and excited to try the experiments again and again. The more than 20 activities are easy to prepare, set up, and create, and visual step-by-step instructions and a charming design make it the perfect STEM activity book for parents and their little ones to share. From an iceberg animal rescue to stretchy slime and super soft sand, kids can pour it, mix it, feel it, and more, as each sensory-friendly activity becomes an ever-so-exciting science experiment. Little ones have the ability to look, touch, smell, taste, hear, and, above all, play their way to scientific discovery and amazement with Look I'm a Scientist. Being a little scientist has never been so much fun.