The Science of Gym Class: More Than Just Dodgeball and Sweatpants by Darlene R. Stille, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Science of Gym Class: More Than Just Dodgeball and Sweatpants

The Science of Gym Class: More Than Just Dodgeball and Sweatpants

by Darlene R. Stille
     
 

Gym is just gym, there's no science involved, right? That goes on somewhere else. Wrong! Science is at work when you balance on a beam, whack a baseball, sprint across a field, or slam dunk a basketball. Discover how you couldn't move a muscle without science.

Overview

Gym is just gym, there's no science involved, right? That goes on somewhere else. Wrong! Science is at work when you balance on a beam, whack a baseball, sprint across a field, or slam dunk a basketball. Discover how you couldn't move a muscle without science.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780756545048
Publisher:
Capstone Press
Publication date:
08/01/2011
Series:
Everyday Science
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile:
920L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

Meet the Author

PWB Biography

Darlene R. Stille is a science writer and author of more than 80 books for young people. When she was in high school, she fell in love with science. While attending the University of Illinois, she discovered that she also loved writing. She was fortunate enough to find a career as an editor and writer that allowed her to combine both of her interests. Darlene lives and writes in Michigan.

CPB Biography
Darlene R. Stille is a science writer and author of more than 80 books for young people. When she was in high school, she fell in love with science. While attending the University of Illinois, she discovered that she also loved writing. She was fortunate enough to find a career as an editor and writer that allowed her to combine both of her interests. Darlene Stille now lives and writes in Michigan.
Darlene R. Stille is the award-winning author of more than 80 books for young people, including collections of biographies. She grew up in Chicago and attended the University of Illinois, where she discovered her love of writing. She now lives and writes in Michigan.

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