This book provides young readers with an overview of what it is like to work within an airport and then profiles several careers based at an airport.
Describes experiments that can be performed using solar energy in order to learn about its properties, including how different colors absorb sunlight, if it cleans dirty water, and whether it can cook food.
Describes the physical properties of solids and explains how matter can change to and from a solid into a liquid or gas.
Describes experiments that can be performed using rocks to demonstrate their properties, including how they are formed, how to test their hardness, and whether rock layers can be changed by events such as earthquakes.
Describes experiments that can be performed with soil in order to learn about its properties, including its composition, whether it can act as a natural filter, and if different substances can make it more fertile.
Presents experiments and activities that demonstrate the concepts and scientific principles of magnetism.
Simple text explores the principles of liquids, including melting, freezing, surface tension, and density.
Introduces simple scientific principles involving heat, and provides instructions for experiments that can be done at home to prove them.
Describes experiments that can be performed with plants in order to learn about their properties, including whether roots grow before stems, the importance of light, and how plants drink water.
Farm-raised turkeys are an important source of food for millions of people. Readers will learn all about the lives of these intriguing animals, from what they eat to how they spend their days.
Llamas are strong, useful animals. Their hair is an important source of fiber and they are excellent pack animals. Readers will find out all about the lives of these extraordinary animals.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments with the plants in your garden.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments in your own backyard.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments using the items found in your classroom at school.
Describes how to search the Internet effectively, discussing choosing good keywords, using search engines, narrowing down a search by using additional keywords, using subject directories, and using subscription databases.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments using the equipment at your favorite playground.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments using common kitchen items.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments while enjoying fun in the sun at the beach.
Complete a variety of fun science experiments dealing with cars.
Learn where our home planet fits into the solar system, what it is made of, and why it is the only place we can live.
Find out about the closest planet to the Sun and learn why its years are so short.
Learn all about Jupiter, our solar system's largest planet, and its many moons.
Travel to the far reaches of our solar system and learn about this distant, gaseous world.
Venus is the closest planet to Earth, and it is also very similar in size. Learn all about "Earth's twin".
Learn all about the distant planet Uranus and its many moons and rings.