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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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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Great book to read to students in a science class. Helps students do an activity about why things float and why they sink. Also helps them understand that the tallest container does not always hold ... Read full review

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Seymour Simon is a former teacher and the author of more than 200 science books for children. He lives in Great Neck, New York.

Fauteux was an Emmy award-winning television producer and documentary film-maker before turning her attention to writing for children.

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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