Chemistry For Every KidChemistry For Every Kid
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Why do newspapers turn yellow? How does bleach make colors disappear? Why can't you mix oil and water? Find out the answers to these and other mysteries of chemistry in this fascinating collection of ideas, projects, and activities that teach the basics of chemistry theory and practice.

Turn steel wool into a glutonous green blob. Separate an egg from its shell without breaking the shell. Make copper pennies turn green. Have fun while you learn simple chemistry from a solution of color water, and the behavior of gases with the help of a soda bottle. Through these and other activities, you'll explore the structure of matter, the workings of acids, gases, and solutions.. and much more.

You'll find most of the materials you need around the house or classroom. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and cheaply in the classroom, at a science fair, or at home. Softcover, 232 pages.
     


 
Astronomy for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiment That Really WorkAstronomy for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiment That Really Work
Janice VanCleave
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Why does Jupiter have colored clouds? How can you use a clock as a compass? What is the cause of shooting stars? Using common down-to-earth objects, these out-of-this-world experiments will help your kids discover the scientific principles behind the sun, moon, stars, and planets. Each pretested step-by-step activity includes a list of materials, expected results, and a clear explanation. Ages 8 to 12. 229 pages, softcover from Wiley & Sons.
     

 
Earth ScienceEarth Science
Janice VanCleave
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How are mountains formed? What makes the air we breathe? What causes the ocean waves? Now you can learn the answer to these and other questions about the earth, sea, and air through 101 fun, safe, low-cost experiments and activities that can be performed at home or in the classroom. In this book you will use a tennis ball and a marble to demonstrate a solar eclipse. You'll make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich to understand sedimentary rock formation. And, with the assistance of a Slinky and a helper, you'll learn about the motion of water waves.. Each of the 101 experiemnts is broken down into its purpose, a list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy to understand explanation. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and inexpensively in the classroom or at home.
     

 
Science For Every Kid: GeographyScience For Every Kid: Geography
Janice VanCleave
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In Geography for every Kid you'll learn about legends, scales, grip maps, topographic maps, latitude and longitude, and much more! You'll create a map of your very own neighborhood park, make an enlarged picture using a grid, and even map a simulated ocean floor using just a string and a washer.

Each of the activities is broken down into its purpose, a list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy to understand explanation. Every activity has been pre-tested and can be performed safely and inexpensively in the classroom or home.
     


 
Physics for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments in Motion, Heat, Light, Machines, and SoundsPhysics for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments in Motion, Heat, Light, Machines, and Sounds
Janice VanCleave
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How do magnets work? What makes a curve ball curve? What keeps an airplane in the air? How can a pulley make you five times stronger? Now you can learn the answers to these and other questions about basic physics through 101 fun, safe, low-cost experiments and activities that can be performed at home or in the classroom. In Physics for Every Kid, you'll learn about gravity from funnels that seem to defy nature by rolling up hill. Using a balloon as a power source, you'll make a flourescent light bulb glow and learn how electrons are used to produce light. And you'll leviate a Ping-Pong ball to understand aerodynamics. Each of the 101 experiments is broken down into its purpose, a list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy to understand explanation. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and inexpensively in the classroom or at home.
     

 
OceansOceans
Janice VanCleave
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Constellations WorldConstellations World
Janice VanCleave
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In Constellations for Every Kid you'll learn about legends, famous constellations, seasonal patterns, locating constellations and much more! You'll create a sky globe with a transparent bowl, use a star map to find constellations, determine why the position of the sun looks like it changes and more.

Each of the activities is broken down into background information, a "think it through" section, exercises and answers, materials list, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy to understand explanation. Every activity has been pre-tested. 247 pages, softcover.
     


 
Food and Nutrition for Every KidFood and Nutrition for Every Kid
Janice VanCleave
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Find out answers---in Janice VanCleave's Food and Nutrition for Every Kid. To the delight of children, parents, and teahers everywhere, America's favorite science teacher brings a welcome addition to the popular Science for Every Kid series. Through fun, safe, and easy-to-do experiments, Janice VanCleave teaches kids ages eight to twelve all about food and nutrition.
     

 
Human BodyHuman Body
Janice VanCleave
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In The Human Body for Every Kid you'll learn about cells, the brain, temperature, nerves & stimulus, skin, touch, the senses, breathing, the hearth, muscles, eyes and more.

Each of the activities is broken down into background information, exercises and answers, materials list, step-by-step instructions, results, and an easy to understand explanation. Every activity has been pre-tested. 223 pages, softcover.
     


 
Biology for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments That Really WorkBiology for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments That Really Work
Janice VanCleave
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Biology for Every Kid: 101 Easy Experiments That Really Work by Janice VanCleave Now you can answer fascinating questions about biology -- the study of living organisms. In "Biology for Every Kid," you'll learn how to talk with fireflies, watch bacteria wage war in a glass of milk, discover how to tell the temperature by counting cricket chirps, and find out how an apple and an onion can taste the same. The purpose for each experiment is clearly stated. A list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy to understand explanation are also provided. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and inexpensively in the classroom or at home.
     

 
A+ Projects in Earth Science: Winning ExperimentsA+ Projects in Earth Science: Winning Experiments
Janice VanCleave
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From the best-selling A+ series comes a volume that brings kids down to earth. Rocks and minerals, oceanography, the greenhouse effect . . . students learn about these and 27 other topics by conducting experiments using the scientific method (research, purpose, hypothesis, experimentation, conclusion). No expensive equipment is required, and each project could make your child a top contender at science fairs! Ages 11 and up. 234 pages, softcover from Wiley & Sons.
     

 
The Earth Science Book: Activities for KidsThe Earth Science Book: Activities for Kids
Dinah Zike
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If you're looking for the most fun on Earth... no other book on Earth science is packed with so much fun. The Earth Science Book's pages overflow with dozens and dozens of enjoyable, educational, and easy-to-do activities that explain basic Earth science facts and important environmental issues. Using simple materials you can find around the house or in your neighborhood, these activities show you all about the planet Earth, its composition and atmosphere, life on Earth, and much more.

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A+ Projects in ChemistryA+ Projects in Chemistry
Janice VanCleave
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See science in action with Janice VanCleave's A+ Projects in Chemistry! This helpful guide provides experiments in 30 different topics, including weather, acids/bases, electrolytes, crystals, water, carbon dioxide, and more. Entries include an introduction to the topic, purpose of the experiment, materials needed, step-by-step procedure, illustrations as necessary, notes on the result, and information on why that result occurred. 233 indexed pages, softcover.
     

 
A+ Projects in BiologyA+ Projects in Biology
Janice VanCleave
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Are you having a hard time coming up with a good idea for the science fair? Do you want to earn extra credit in your biology class? Or do you just want to know how the world really works? Janice Van Cleave's A+ Projects in Biology can help you, and the best part is it won't involve any complicated or expensive equipment. This step-by-step guide explores 30 different topics and offer dozens of experiment ideas. The book also includes charts, diagrams, and illustrations. Here are just a few of the topics you'll be investigating: Seed germination, Chromatography, Food preservatives, Cellular respiration, Operant conditioning. You'll be amazed at how easy it is to turn your own ideas into winning science fair projects.
     

 
Janice VanCleave's A+ Projects in Astronomy: Winning Experiments for Science Fairs and Extra CreditJanice VanCleave's A+ Projects in Astronomy: Winning Experiments for Science Fairs and Extra Credit
Janice VanCleave
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Are you having a hard time coming up with a good idea for the science fair? Or do you just want to know how the world really works? Janice Van Cleave's A+ Projects in Astronomy can help you! This step-by-step guide explores 30 astronomy-related topics and offers dozens of ideas for experiments. Construct a scale model of the solar system; study eclipses; create a "star clock"; and more! The book also includes charts, diagrams, and illustrations. 216 indexed pages, softcover.
     

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