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The McGraw-Hill Big Book of Science Activities
     

The McGraw-Hill Big Book of Science Activities

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by Robert Wood, Peter McMahon (Other), Catherine Lau Hunt (Other), Dennis Smith (Designed by), Clare B. Stanley (Produced by)
 

From making an earthworm farm to launching a plastic bottle rocket, here's hours of fun for curious kids ages 8 to 12. Plus, kids learn a lot of science with the 250 simple-to-perform activities in this book. In half an hour or less, using only readily available materials like bottle caps and liquid detergent , kids can try experiments that demonstrate real laws of

Overview

From making an earthworm farm to launching a plastic bottle rocket, here's hours of fun for curious kids ages 8 to 12. Plus, kids learn a lot of science with the 250 simple-to-perform activities in this book. In half an hour or less, using only readily available materials like bottle caps and liquid detergent , kids can try experiments that demonstrate real laws of chemistry and physics, principles of animal and plant biology, geology, meteorology (the study of weather), and astronomy. This well-illustrated, best of the best collection from McGraw-Hill's popular "Science for Kids" series also gives kids help putting together a science fair project.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070718739
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
03/31/1999
Edition description:
Illustrated
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Robert W. Wood, author of the hugely successful series Science for Kids, delights in the wonders of nature and advances of science. With his keen observer's eye he injects his own special brand of fun and excitement into children's science.

Wood's professional background includes aviation science, experimental agriculture, electricity, electronics, and research. He has written more than a dozen physics and science books for adults, as well as several home-maintenance titles. Wood's innovative work has been translated into several languages. His writings have appeared in major newspapers and magazines, and he is a popular guest on radio talk shows around the United States.

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The McGraw-Hill Big Book of Science Activities 1.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
it has good experiments but more funner ones could have been put in