Introduces matter and its three forms as solid, a liquid, and a gas. Includes an activity and information on scientist Jacques Charles.
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Introduces matter and its three forms as solid, a liquid, and a gas. Includes an activity and information on scientist Jacques Charles.
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Children's Literature
Matter is everywhere. So begins this simple and lucid introduction to a fundamental concept of our physical universe. Part of "Our Physical World," a set in the "First Fact" series, the book is a child-friendly science manual. Children are featured in most of the color photographs on every page, and everyone will be interested in the explanation for burping. There are intriguing tidbits scattered throughout the text in special boxes, and a hands-on experiment to try with a grown-up at the end. Every book in this set includes a page on safety issues related to the concept being discussed. With a table of contents, simple glossary, index, bibliography, and Internet reference for adults, students will learn the fundamentals of research as well. 2005, Capstone Press, Ages 6 to 8.
—Nancy Partridge
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780736826174
  • Publisher: Capstone Press
  • Publication date: 9/1/2004
  • Series: Alphabet Books Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Age range: 6 - 9 Years
  • Product dimensions: 8.28 (w) x 8.30 (h) x 0.32 (d)

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