For children 8-12, this science book is excellent to use at home. It includes experiments that use ordinary items you may have in your house and each one can be done in 10 minutes or less. Clear, step-by-step directions and illustrations help you get each experiment right every time! Children wil discover everything from why eggs aren't round to how submarines surface and submerge. Topics covered include air, energy, gravity, light, the human body, magnetism, and much more.
JEAN POTTER has taught children of all ages and served as 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, including Nature in a Nutshell for Kids, also available from Wiley.
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