Synopses & Reviews
How do planes fly?
What makes bubbles in a bubble bath?
Why don't eggs break under a chicken?
Come and find out! How? By choosing one of the 50 simple experiments in Janice VanCleave's Play and Find Out about Science. 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.
Coming soon . . .
Janice VanCleave's Play and Find Out about Nature
Janice VanCleave's Play and Find Out about Math
Janice VanCleave's Play and Find Out about the Human Body
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 26 books, including the bestselling SCIENCE FOR EVERY KID and SPECTACULAR SCIENCE PROJECTS series.
Table of Contents
Partial table of contents:
Drifter: I Wonder...What Holds Up a Parachute?
Lifter: I Wonder...How Do Airplanes Fly?
Bouncy Blubber: I Wonder...Why Do Balls Bounce?
Mixers: I Wonder...Why Are Things Different Colors?
Pucker Up: I Wonder...Why Do Lemons Taste Sour?
North Seekers: I Wonder...How Does a Compass Work?
Roly-Poly: I Wonder...Why Do Things Roll Downhill?
Floater: I Wonder...Why Do Boats Float?
Buckle Up: I Wonder...Why Do I Have to Wear a Seat Belt?
Rainbows: I Wonder...What Makes a Rainbow?
Musical Glasses: I Wonder...How Do Chimes Make Music?
String Telephone: I Wonder...How Does a Telephone Work?
Flashlight: I Wonder...How Does a Flashlight Work?