Grossology and You

Front Cover
Price Stern Sloan, 2002 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 80 pages
2 Reviews
Provides readers with an informative guide to a diverse array of unpleasant bodily functions and happenings, such as constipation, knuckle-cracking, and warts, through simple but scientific text. Original.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Grossology and You

User Review  -

This book is fantastic. My granddaughter is having a wonderful time looking at the pictures and reading it with her mom and sister. This is a fun way to learn about the body and have a good laugh too. It is a great way to learn about the body. Read full review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

I love it! :)



14 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2002)

Sylvia Branzei is the author of Grossology, Animal Grossology, Grossology Begins at Home, Hands-On Grossology, and Virtual Grossology. She is the originator of grossology, or the idea of teaching science through gross things. Before devoting her life to grossness, Sylvia was a science teacher at a remote school in Mendocino County, California. She taught science to the entire school, from kindergarten through high school. Her writing experience includes coauthorship of The Soap Opera: Science on Stage Anthology, a play about the chemistry of soap. She authored several articles that appeared in The Science Teacher, Science Scope, Partners in Education, and Creation Spirituality. She wrote curriculum guides for NASA SETI and for the Department of Energy. Sylvia received her BS degree in microbiology from the University of Michigan in 1980. She received her MA degree in science education from California Polytechnic University in 1986.

Jack Keely is an illustrator whose works include Dressing Up, Animal Friends, Ickstory, and Grossology.

Bibliographic information