Kids Only by Dr. Miranda MacQuitty
  

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Suitable for kids, this guide to the Natural History Museum, London is packed with facts for the family including puzzles, games and quizzes. It is developed around themes that showcase the Museum galleries. It explores behind the scenes at the Museum including what Museum scientists do, what's in the vast collections and why they are so useful.

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Kids Only by Dr. Miranda MacQuitty

The Kids Only guide to the Natural History Museum, London has been designed especially for kids to enjoy at the Museum and at home. It is packed with fascinating facts and fun for all the family including puzzles, games and quizzes. The guide has been developed around themes that showcase all of the Museum galleries. Each theme is based on a question - what is a dinosaur? What is ecology? How old is the Earth? - that can be explored within the galleries. The book also goes beyond the galleries to explore behind the scenes at the Museum including what Museum scientists do, what's in the vast collections and why they are so useful. This fun, interactive guide incorporates the latest Museum map and can be dipped into as necessary, or used to follow a route through the galleries. It is complemented by the Museum website and will make the Museum more accessible to those unable to visit.

About the Author

The guide is written by Dr Miranda MacQuitty based on some original concepts developed by Nick Ives and Margarita Petri from the Natural Histort Museum's Learning Department. Dr Miranda MacQuitty is a scientist and exhibition writer. She is also the author of several children's books including a number of titles in the best-selling DKEyewitness series.

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Spiral bound
48 pages

Author

Dr. Miranda MacQuitty
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Publisher

The Natural History Museum

Publication date

15th October 2008

ISBN

9780565092382

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