Now, kids can explore the wonders of our solar system as they discover what comets are made of, how much they weigh on Mercury, and how the moon can eclipse the Sun. This latest title from Janice VanCleave uses her popular format to teach kids about the science of the solar system, while providing many ideas for successful science fair projects. Fascinating activities teach children about the many amazing components of our solar system, including the sun, moon, planets, comets, and meteorites. Over twenty experiments, projects, and activities cover planetary orbits and atmospheres, sunspots, meteor showers, and much more.
Janice VanCleave (Riesel, TX) is a former award-winning science teacher who now spends her time writing and giving hands-on science workshops. She is the author of more than 40 children's science books with sales totaling over 1.5 million copies.
|Publisher:||Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval|
|Series:||Janice Vancleave's Science Projects and Experiments Series|
|Product dimensions:||8.22(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of ContentsLine Up.
Around and Around.
More or Less.
Big and Bigger.