How Things Work Electricity by Anna Claybourne


How Things Work Electricity by Anna Claybourne

A hands-on first science series that uses fun and practical activities to explore electricity, light and dark, materials and pushes and pulls. We use electricity all the time so it's important children know how it works and where it comes from. Discover what an electric circuit is and why static electricity makes your hair stand on end. Using simple explanations and engaging photos, this book encourages children to think about how their senses work, while taking their first steps into scientific discovery.

About the Author

Anna Claybourne

Anna Claybourne is the author of numerous books on the natural world for young readers, including the Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth, the Survival Skills Handbook and many more. She is also the winner of the Times Educational Supplement Senior Information Book Award for her title The World of Shakespeare which summarised the plays in attractive and digestible synopses. She is also the author of a picture called Where's Will.

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24 pages
Interest Age: From 5


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Publication date

22nd July 2016



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