Synopses & Reviews
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:
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?
Chill Out: I Wonder...
Why Do Dogs Pant?
Glider: I Wonder...Can Squirrels Really Fly?
Squirters: I Wonder...How Does an Octopus Move?
Baby Plants: I Wonder...What Is Inside a Seed?
Sprouters: I Wonder...Will Seeds from the Kitchen Grow?
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?