What Makes Day and Night

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HarperCollins, Mar 26, 1986 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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‘Accompanied by NASA photographs and Dorros’s colorful, lively drawings, the text explains the Earth’s rotation in clear and simple terms. An experiment using a lamp as the ‘sun’ further clarifies the principles introduced.’ —BL.


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User Review  - ccostakis - LibraryThing

This is an interactive science book that could be used with young children to help explain what creates day and night. Most young children have misconceptions about the sun moving up and down to ... Read full review

Review: What Makes Day and Night (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 2)

User Review  - Charlie - Goodreads

PRETTY GOOD BOOK. But there somethings in the book we are sure to know. SO WHY PUT IT IN? JUST IN CASE THEY DON'T KNOW. Good experiment maybe I'll try. BUT I WON'T! WHO KNOWS WHAT WILL HAPPEN. Maybe ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

Franklyn M. Branley was the originator of the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series and the author of close to 150 popular books about scientific topics for young readers of all ages. He was Astronomer Emeritus and former Chairman of the American Museum-Hayden Planetarium.

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