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Energy (A True Book: Physical Science) (Library Edition)

Energy (A True Book: Physical Science) (Library Edition)

by Jacob Batchelor

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Learn how energy affects the movement of objects through the air, the warmth we feel on our skin when the sun shines, and many concepts in between.

A True Book: Physical Science allows readers to find answers to puzzling questions as well as discover how people have used physical science to make countless innovations throughout history. This series includes an age appropriate (grades 3-5) introduction to curriculum-relevant subjects and a robust resource section that encourages independent study. Readers will also conduct energy experiments and find out how humans have learned to harness energy in different ways.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531131381
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 02/01/2019
Series: A True Book: Physical Science
Edition description: Library Edition
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.25(w) x 8.38(h) x (d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

Think About It! 6

1 What Is Energy?: What are the two basic types of energy? 11

2 Stored Energy: Where on Earth is energy stored? 15

5 Moving Energy: How does life on Earth use energy? 23

The Big Truth!

Alternative Energy: What are some safe, Earth-friendly energy sources? 30

4 Energy and Us: How do we use energy in our daily lives? 33

Activity 1: Sticky Balloon! 40

Activity 2: Sensing Sound! 42

True Statistics 44

Resources 45

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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