Janice VanCleave's Oceans for Every Kid
Easy Activities That Make Learning Science Fun
By (author) Janice VanCleave
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Janice VanCleave's Oceans for Every Kid by Janice VanCleave
Book DescriptionWhy is the ocean salty? How do whales stay warm? What causes tides to rise and fall? How do oil spills affect ocean animals? Now you can discover the answers to these and many other fascinating questions about the ocean--the earth's last frontier. Janice VanCleave's Oceans for Every Kid makes learning about the ocean and its inhabitants an intriguing adventure. Use a bottle, pennies, a straw, and clay to demonstrate how submarines rise. Make your own wave holder with index cards and a plastic folder. Through these and other activities you'll find out how fish move up and down in water, how pollutants move into the ocean, how to navigate without a compass, how to map the surface of the ocean floor, and much more. Each of the activities begins with a statement of purpose followed by a list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy- to-understand explanation. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and inexpensively at home or in the classroom. Also available in the series from Janice VanCleave: ASTRONOMY FOR EVERY KID BIOLOGY FOR EVERY KID CHEMISTRY FOR EVERY KID DINOSAURS FOR EVERY KID EARTH SCIENCE FOR EVERY KID ECOLOGY FOR EVERY KID GEOGRAPHY FOR EVERY KID GEOMETRY FOR EVERY KID THE HUMAN BODY FOR EVERY KID MATH FOR EVERY KID PHYSICS FOR EVERY KID
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780471124535
(227mm x 154mm x 16mm)
Imprint: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 4-Apr-1996
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Janice VanCleave
Janice VanCleave's Teaching the Fun of Science to Young Learners, Paperback (March 2008)
The book's 75 lessons and reproducible activities touch on all areas of science and provide the key to a world of science magic and mystery. While kids will have fun doing the activities and learning to love science, they are also being encouraged to develop other skills, including reading, writing, math, and art.
Janice VanCleave's Super Science Challenges, Paperback (November 2007)
A collection of science challenges, open-ended questions for science inquiry, on subjects in astronomy, biology, chemistry, earth science, and physics, which can be used as the basis for a science fair or other science project or as a classroom project.
Janice VanCleave's Engineering for Every Kid, Paperback (May 2007)
A large portion of any science fair deals with engineering topics, yet there are currently no project books for kids ages 8 to 12 specifically on engineering.
Janice VanCleave's Big Book of Play and Find Out Science Projects, Paperback (April 2007)» View all books by Janice VanCleave
Introduce young children to the wonders of science Using this book as a guide, you and your favorite budding scientist can have fun exploring the world while you help your child learn about science and develop important science process skills.
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Author Biography - Janice VanCleave
Janice VanCleave is a former school science teacher and a captivating presenter at museums, schools, and bookstores nationwide. She is the author of more than twenty other science books for children.
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