Kitchen Science Experiments: How Does Your Mold Garden Grow? by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen


Kitchen Science Experiments: How Does Your Mold Garden Grow? by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen

The kitchen is a perfect place for budding 'mad scientists' to experiment and children will have a blast using yeast to inflate balloons, making a fish mummy and growing a mould garden. Every topic features sidebars, illustrations, photographs and extension activities. This title is suitable for children aged 9 to 12 years old. What do a glass of milk, sponge in the sink and refrigerator have in common? They're all in the kitchen and they're alive with creatures and mould! And that makes them perfect for budding 'mad scientists' to experiment with. Kids 9 to 12 will have a blast using yeast to inflate balloons; making a fish mummy; and, growing a mould garden and removing an eggshell with kitchen chemistry.

About the Author

Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen has written more than 20 books for children, including picture books, science books, biographies and other nonfiction. Her other Sterling titles include Nature Science Experiments: What's Hopping in a Dust Bunny? (9781402724121).

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64 pages
Interest Age: 9-12


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Publication date

7th January 2011



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