The McGraw-Hill Big Book of Science Activities by Robert Wood
  

The McGraw-Hill Big Book of Science Activities

Written by Robert Wood
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Synopsis

The McGraw-Hill Big Book of Science Activities by Robert Wood

From making an earthworm farm to launching a plastic bottle rocket, here's hours of fun for curious kids ages 8 to 12. Plus, kids learn a lot of science with the 250 simple-to-perform activities in this book. In half an hour or less, using only readily available materials like bottle caps and liquid detergent , kids can try experiments that demonstrate real laws of chemistry and physics, principles of animal and plant biology, geology, meteorology (the study of weather), and astronomy. This well-illustrated, best of the best collection from McGraw-Hill's popular Science for Kids series also gives kids help putting together a science fair project.

About the Author

Robert W. Wood, author of the hugely successful series Science for Kids, delights in the wonders of nature and advances of science. With his keen observerOs eye he injects his own special brand of fun and excitement into childrenOs science. WoodOs professional background includes aviation science, experimental agriculture, electricity, electronics, and research. He has written more than a dozen physics and science books for adults, as well as several home-maintenance titles. WoodOs innovative work has been translated into several languages. His writings have appeared in major newspapers and magazines, and he is a popular guest on radio talk shows around the United States.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
512 pages

Author

Robert Wood
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Publisher

McGraw-Hill Professional an imprint of McGraw-Hill Education - Europe

Publication date

31st March 1999

ISBN

9780070718739


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