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Arctic Appetizers: Studying Food Webs in the Arctic

Gwendolyn Hooks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604727791

Provides detailed and interesting information about organisms and their place in the food web in the Arctic.

Pulleys

David and Patricia Armentrout

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943892

Clear definitions supported by every day examples and easy hands-on activities introduce young scientists to pulleys.

Screws

David and Patricia Armentrout

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943908

Clear definitions supported by every day examples and easy hands-on activities introduce young scientists to screws.

Levers

David and Patricia Armentrout

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781606943885

Clear definitions supported by every day examples and easy hands-on activities introduce young scientists to levers.

Makers and Takers: Studying Food Webs in the Ocean

Gwendolyn Hooks

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781604723199

This book uses the ocean as a backdrop to define food webs and identifying the animals who act as predator, prey, or both.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 9: Technology

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446559

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 5: Chemistry

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446511

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 6: Physics

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446528

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia, Volume 1: Human Life

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781600446474

Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia teaches the essential concepts for elementary school science instruction. This comprehensive set helps students with the transition from K-4 to 5-8 grade level studies. From basic objects in the sky, life-cycles, and properties of earth materials to the more advanced, structures of living systems, forces and motion and science technology, students will find what they need. Make Rourke's World of Science Encyclopedia an important part of your reference library.

Waves of Light and Sound

Shirley Duke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179812

Expanding on our popular Lets Explore Science series, this book focuses on light and sound. Every day, waves bring light and sound. A wave is a disturbance that travels through matter or space. Students will learn about electromagnetic and mechanical waves, the properties of waves and sound, pitch, amplitude, and the electromagnetic spectrum, as well as how all these things affect the products we use and even us as humans! This book will allow students to apply scientific ideas to design, test, and refine a device that converts energy from one form to another.

It's Electric! Currents

Carla Mooney (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179829

Expanding on our popular Lets Explore Science series, this book focuses on electricity! We depend on electricity to light our homes, power our computers, and so much more. It all starts with atoms, and this book explains just how these tiny building blocks are at the center of electrical currents. Conductors, insulators, and electrical safety tips are all discussed to make this topic come together. So, turn on the light and read this interesting book on electricity! This book will allow students to make observations to provide evidence that energy can be transferred from place to place by sound, light, heat, and electric currents.

Erosion

Shirley Duke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179836

Expanding on our popular Lets Explore Science series, this book focuses on erosion. How its caused, the effects it has on the current landscape, and the way it impacts our Earth are all explained. Great changes take place to form mountains and break apart the land. Erosion carries away broken rocks and soil through a process called weathering. Explore the tremendous ways our planet has changed in this fact-filled book on erosion. This book will allow students to use information from several sources to provide evidence that Earth events can occur quickly or slowly.

Using the Scientific Method

Kristen Larson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179805

Expanding on our popular Lets Explore Science series, this book focuses on the scientific method. The scientific method is a step-by-step process for solving science problems. Scientists use it every day. Explaining each of the five parts: observing and asking questions, researching your topic, forming a hypothesis and testing it, designing and conducting an experiment, and analyzing and drawing conclusions from your result are all mapped out in detail. Learn how this straightforward topic can sometimes be a little trickier than it seems! This book will allow students to generate and compare multiple possible solutions to a problem based on how well each is likely to meet the criteria and constraints of the problem.

Hypothesis, Theory, Law

Shirley Duke (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179782

Expanding on our popular Lets Explore Science series, this book focuses on Hypothesis, Theory, and Law. All three of these are important in the process of scientific inquiry, which is the way scientists study the natural world. As they explore, they develop explanations based on what they learn from their work. By forming a hypothesis, testing and evaluating theories, and describing the laws that exist in chemistry and physics, students will learn all about this important science topic. This book will allow students to learn that cause and effect relationships are routinely identified and used to explain change.

Science Fair Success!

Kristen Larson (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627179799

Science fairs can be a timely assignment, but they can also be fun, rewarding, and sometimes help you to earn scholarships and prizes, too! The recipe for a great science fair or engineering project has just a couple of simple ingredients: a topic you care about and a question you can test. Learn every step of how to make your next science fair or engineering project a winner by following the detailed instructions, helpful hints, and design information in this title. So, dont be scared, be prepared, and you are sure to have science fair success! This book allows students to understand how knowledge of relevant scientific concepts and research findings is important in engineering.

Los atomos y las moleculas (Atoms and Molecules)

Rachel Chappell (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627176170

Teaches Basic Science Concepts Through Experimentation.

Estudiamos la Tierra (Studying Our Earth Inside and Out)

Kimberly Hutmacher (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174923

In This Title Students Will Learn In Depth Information About The Three Layers Our Earth Is Made Of. Introduces Students To How The Tectonic Plates, Wind, And Water Are Constantly Changing Our Landscape. Gives Detailed Information On How Scientists Think Our Earth Was Formed And Has Evolved.

Los huracanes (Hurricanes)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174695

Explains The Step-By-Step Process Of The Hurricane Including Its Strength, Speed, The Parts Of A Hurricane, Danger Zones, Evacuation, Damages, And Hurricane Hunters.

Ciclos de vida de las mariposas y las polillas (Butterflies and Moths)

Julie K Lundgren (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174855

Describes And Compares The Physical Characteristics, Habitat, Behavior, Life Cycle, Diet, And Reproduction Of These Amazing Insects.

Entonces, que pasa con el suelo? (So, What About Soil?)

Rachel Chappell (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174626

Discusses The Importance Of Soil, Soil Components, Its Attributes, And Examples Including Sand, Clay, And Silt.

Vamos a clasificar organismos (Let's Classify Organisms)

Kelli Hicks (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627174848

Grouping Things By Similar Characteristics Is How You Classify Things. This Title Goes Into Great Detail About The Six Kingdoms Of All Living Organisms. Filled With Information And Interesting Facts, Students Will Love Learning About This Interesting Scientific Topic.

Vamos a investigar la luz (Let's Investigate Light)

Buffy Silverman (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175104

With An Emphasis On How Important Light Is To Our Earth, This Title Explains How Light Effects Photosynthesis, How Light Travels, The Different Properties Of Light And How Both Animals And People Depend On It. Whether It's Ultraviolet Light That Help Bees Pollinate Flowers To Solar Panels That Use The Sun's Light To Heat Our Homes, It's All Addressed In This Beautifully Illustrated Book.

Technologia medica e ingeniera (Medical Technology and Engineering)

Carla Mooney (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175388

Students Will Learn About The Latest, Cutting Edge Technology In Medicine Today. How This Technology Can Diagnose Disease, Treat Those Diseases And Where Medical Technology Will Lead Us In The Future.

Putrefaccion y descomposicion (Rot and Decay)

Sarah Levete (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175425

Discusses Things That Rot And Break Down And Things That Don't, How Decomposing Things May Feed Insects Or Animals Or Help The Soil, And Talks About Recycling.

Salvar el medioambiente (Saving the Environment)

David Armentrout (author)

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781627175432

Eco-Friendly Energy Is Explained. The Most Current Information Is Provided While Establishing The Understanding That It Does Not Take Much To Make The World A Better Place.