Science in Seconds for Kids: Over 100 Experiments You Can Do in Ten Minutes or Less

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Wiley, Feb 6, 1995 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 144 pages
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Make lightning in your room! Keep paper dry under water! Lose weight by going upstairs! See colors that arenít there! Experience the magic of science with these quick, easy experiments and activities from Jean Potter. You can complete each activity in ten fun-filled minutes or less. Clear, step-by-step instructions and illustrations help you get it right every time. The projects help you learn about everything from why eggs arenít round to how submarines surface and submerge. You will find most of the required materials already in your home, backyard, or neighborhood, and you can perform the experiments practically anywhere. The 108 activities in this book cover twelve different subject areas, including air, animals, energy, gravity, magnetism, light, the human body, and much more. Youíll make a rainbow right on your floor, pop a balloon with a magnifying glass, make a coffee can roll back to you after youíve pushed it away, and bend water as it streams from your faucetóall with the help of a leading educator. Children Ages 8Ė12

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A fantastic book and a good teaching resource. Some brilliant activities to use as part of science lessons in school including: Air rockets; Air support, Bottle Balloon; Gusty Going; Egg Shape; Sun ... Read full review

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greateasy to do xperimnets. more in the series: science in seconds with toys. Read full review



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JEAN POTTER has taught children of all ages and served as Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education for the United States. She is an award-winning author of books and educational materials for young children, including Nature in a Nutshell for Kids, also available from Wiley.

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