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Title:
National Geographic Little kids first big book of science
ISBN:
9781426333187

9781426333194
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents:
What is science? Kinds/Branches of science -- Life science (human body, animals, insects, habitats) -- Earth and space (rocks, paleantology, volcanoes, weather, outer space) -- Physical science (matter, sound, light, movement, electricity) -- Inventions (engineers, problem-solving) -- Parent tips.
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Information and photographs of scientific theories and facts, for young children. --
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Summary

This lively introduction to the fascinating world of science explores the different kinds of science, what scientists do, and the amazing things that scientists study: animals and plants; oceans and space; earthquakes and volcanoes; sound and light; inventions and more!

Make sure kids' first experience of the wonders of science is a thrilling eye-opener with this fun reference book. Fun activities, games, and simple experiments encourage interactive learning, showing kids that anyone can use scientific observation and experimentation to be a scientist and discover new things. With bright images and age-appropriate text, this book inspires kids to be curious, ask questions, and explore the world around them and maybe even grow up to be a scientist one day, too! Topics include astronomy, botany, paleontology, malacology (that's the science of clams, snails, and other animals with shells!), zoology, and more.


Author Notes

Kathleen Zoehfeld is a writer and editor of nonfiction children's books. She grew up in the Catskill Mountains, where she developed a passion for observing, reading and writing about nature.

Zoehfeld is a former children's book editor and an award-winning author of many books for young people on natural history and scientific topics.

(Bowker Author Biography)