Bugs in the Garden by Susan Martineau


Bugs in the Garden by Susan Martineau

Discover the everyday science in and around your home with these simple experiments. You don't need an special equipment and there are clear, step-by-step instructions for all the activities and simple explanations of the science behind them. There are also fascinating facts and quizzer questions and a glossary of tricky science words. An exciting book for budding, young scientists!


'This is a perfect summer holiday book - children can get out into the garden or park (with an adult) and carry out lots of fun experiments, which will really enhance their knowledge for and appreciation of nature. Experiments have simple step by step instructions; quick facts, a Did You Know box and quizzes, giving plenty of variety in the approach.'


About the Author

Susan Martineau has a degree in French and started her career as a book editor with the BBC. She has written many children’s non-fiction books and is married with two children.

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24 pages


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Publication date

1st September 2007



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b small publishing limited is an imprint of B Small

logo As a former secondary school language teacher, and after a decade working for various educational publishers, Cath Bruzzone started b small in 1990 from her kitchen table in Chiswick, producing own-brand books for the Early Learning Centre. The first series under the imprint b small was published in 1993 with the Bilingual First Books, colourful first word books in English and French or Spanish. Highly original and increasingly sought after by parents in instilling children with a love of languages, b small goes from strength to strength.

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