Stellar Science Projects about Earth's Sky

Stellar Science Projects about Earth's Sky

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Why is the sky blue? How can you make a cloud? Can you find direction from the stars in the sky? The exciting experiments in this book will unlock the secrets of Earth's sky. Some will even give you ideas for your own science fair project. All you need are some simple materials, most of which can be found around your home, school, or neighborhood. So get started and discover that earth science rocks!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780766027329
Publisher: Enslow Elementary
Publication date: 02/28/2007
Series: Rockin' Earth Science Experiments Series
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.72(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.33(d)
Age Range: 8 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction     4
Our Sky and Air     6
Our Sky and Air: An Explanation     8
Does Air Have Weight?     10
Does Air Air Have Weight? An Explanation     12
Does Air Push on Things?     14
Does Air Push on Things? An Explanation     16
Why Is the Sky Blue?     18
Why Is the Sky Blue? An Explanation     20
Why Are Sunsets Red?     22
Why Are Sunsets Red? An Explanation     24
Make a Cloud     26
Make a Cloud: An Explanation     28
Looking for Clouds     30
Looking for Clouds: An Explanation     32
Directions from a Star     34
Directions from a Star: An Explanation     36
Stars Near and Far     38
Stars Near and Far: An Explanation     40
Balloons, Sky, and Water     42
Balloons, Sky, and Water: An Explanation     44
Words to Know     46
Further Reading and Internet Addresses     47
Index     48

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Guest More than 1 year ago
YAY!! Finally a source to help me with my science project this year!