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Janice VanCleave's Play and Find Out about Nature: Easy Experiments for Young Children (Janice VanCleave's Science for Fun)

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Publisher Comments:

Come and find out! How? By choosing one of the 50 simple experiments in Janice VanCleave's Play and Find Out about Nature. Your child will discover the answers to lots of fun questions as you team up to play together and explore the wonder of our world. Each experiment includes illustrations, a list of easy-to-find materials, and simple, step-by-step instructions.

Praise for Janice VanCleave's books:

"Stunningly clear, direct, and informative projects." —School Library Journal

"[They] not only teach children the basics of science, but also entertain along the way. . . . great for kids." —Parentguide

About the Author

JANICE VANCLEAVE loves to teach kids about science. She's the award-winning author of more than 30 books, including the bestselling SCIENCE FOR EVERY KID and SPECTACULAR SCIENCE PROJECTS series.

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

BASIC LIFE-FORMS.

Building Blocks: I Wonder...Why Are Cats Soft?

Stiff: I Wonder...Do Plants Have Bones?

PREDATORS AND PREY.

Bright Eyes: I Wonder...Why Cat's Eyes Glow in the Dark?

Catchers: I Wonder...

How Do Birds Catch Flying Insects?

BODY TEMPERATURE.

Chill Out: I Wonder...

Why Do Dogs Pant?

ANIMAL MOVEMENT.

Glider: I Wonder...Can Squirrels Really Fly?

Squirters: I Wonder...How Does an Octopus Move?

PLANT GROWTH.

Baby Plants: I Wonder...What Is Inside a Seed?

Sprouters: I Wonder...Will Seeds from the Kitchen Grow?

PLANT PARTS.

Thirsty Plant: I Wonder...How Do Plants Get a Drink of Water?

FLOWERS: Morning Glories: I Wonder...How Do Flowers Open?

Keepers: I Wonder...How Could I Keep a Flower?

Appendix.

Glossary.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471129400
Subtitle:
Easy Experiments for Young Children
Author:
VanCleave, Janice Pratt
Author:
VanCleave, Janice Pratt
Author:
Cleave, Janice Van
Author:
VanCleave, Janice
Publisher:
Wiley
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Biology
Subject:
Nature
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Nature - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - Experiments & Projects
Subject:
Nature study
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Science
Subject:
Experiments
Subject:
Nonfiction
Subject:
Science & Nature - Experiments & Projects
Subject:
Childrens Science
Copyright:
Series:
Play and Find Out Series
Series Volume:
SP-520
Publication Date:
19970409
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
8.40x10.43x.37 in. .64 lbs.
Age Level:
04-07

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