Planning a trip to the beach with the kids? While you're packing up the suntan oil and towels don't forget this book! It's filled with 100 fun science experiments that take just 10 minutes to complete and use common household items. Step-by-step instructions and illustrations cover everything from how seaweed can forecast the weather to why waves break at the shore. Great for ages 8 to 12! 122 pages, softcover from Wiley & Sons.
JEAN POTTER has been a kindergarten teacher, a state education director, and the Acting Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education for the United States. She is an award-winning author of books and educational materials for young children. Her books include Science in Seconds with Toys, Science in Seconds for Kids, and Nature in a Nutshell for Kids (all published by Wiley).
Science in Seconds at the Beach teaches children dozens of activities that investigate the mysteries of animals, plants, sand, shells, sun and water. Easy step-by-step instructions and illustrations are provided for each activity."--Asbury Park Press
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