Experiments with Light and Color

Experiments with Light and Color

by Tom Jackson
     
 

For young readers who want to learn about the world in a practical way, Cool Science is perfect. They can discover scientific principles for themselves by carrying out step-by-step activities. Budding scientists learn how to conduct fair tests and record and assess their results.

Key Features

Easy-to-follow experiments in a simple step-by-step format

Dynamic

Overview

For young readers who want to learn about the world in a practical way, Cool Science is perfect. They can discover scientific principles for themselves by carrying out step-by-step activities. Budding scientists learn how to conduct fair tests and record and assess their results.

Key Features

Easy-to-follow experiments in a simple step-by-step format

Dynamic photos and illustrations aid comprehension

Troubleshooting and safety tips

"What You Will Need" boxes

Glossary of key scientific terms and index

This book provides young scientists with the ideal introduction to the power and versatility of light. The experiments cover white light, the colors of the spectrum from which it is formed, and how it changes direction when passing from one medium to another. The exercises include building a simple telescope and a pinhole camera.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433934544
Publisher:
Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Series:
Cool Science
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
720L (what's this?)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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