In the Water: Hands-on Early-Learning Science Activities

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Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing, 2003 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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The Let's Try It Out series goes beyond the usual narrative to explore questions, explanations, experiments, and interactions with others. It provides a practical explanation of science as visualized in the National Science Education Standards. What a won

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This book allows students to become scientists on their own. The book guides them through their own experiments that they can do at home or at school. Sending this book home with students for homework ... Read full review

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I am finding out that I would love to teach little kids science. I love reading the science material and relating it to everyday things. I think that science is probably the subject, that will have ... Read full review

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Doug Cushman was born in Springfield, Ohio, on May 4, 1953. He moved to Connecticut with his family when he was 15 years old. Cushman attended a private art school in Connecticut called the Paier School of Art. While in high school he created comic books, selling them to his classmates for a nickel a piece. He also drew a comic strip for the school newspaper. Since 1978 he has illustrated over 80 children's books, 14 of which he wrote himself. Aunt Eater Loves a Mystery is a Reading Rainbow book. Other awards include a notable trade book honor from the National Council of Teachers of English for King Karfu, a nomination for the 1998 Garden State Children's Book award for Aunt Eater's Mystery Christmas and the 1996 Rebuen Award for Magazine and Book Illustration sponsored by the National Cartoonists Society for King Karfu.

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