Harper Collins Machines at Work

With the call of ?Hey, you guys! Let?s get to work,? women and men shoulder drills and picks, board cranes and cement mixers, and set their equipment bulldozing and steamrolling across vibrant page spreads. Barton generates the excitement o...f road and building construction for young sidewalk engineers.? ?BL. 1988 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book) Notable 1987 Childrens Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1987 (NSTA/CBC) 1987 Childrens Books (NY Public Library) Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/25/1987 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Byron Barton Publisher: Harper Collins Dimensions: 9.01in length x 0.31in width x 10.51in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Harper Collins
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Seymour Simon has written over 200 award-winning science books about animals, anatomy, astronomy, earth science, and vehicles! Six... tiny muscles hold each eyeball steady in the sockets of your head. The ears contain the three smallest bones in the body: the hammer, anvil, and stirrup. In addition to hearing, ears help you to keep your balance. Without the brain, we wouldn?t be able to see or hear. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/1/2005 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Seymour Simon Publisher: Harper Collins Dimensions: 9.48in length x 10in width x 0.13in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

Harper Collins
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With the call of ?Hey, you guys! Let?s get to work,? women and men shoulder drills and picks, board cranes and cement mixers, and ...set their equipment bulldozing and steamrolling across vibrant page spreads. Barton generates the excitement of road and building construction for young sidewalk engineers.? ?BL. 1988 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book) Notable 1987 Childrens Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC) Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1987 (NSTA/CBC) 1987 Childrens Books (NY Public Library) Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 9/25/1987 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Byron Barton Publisher: Harper Collins Dimensions: 9.01in length x 0.31in width x 10.51in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

Harper Collins
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?Children and adults of various ages, races, and physical abilities tour a public aquarium to look at many of the world?s marine c...reatures. The language is almost lyrical?[and] the story is alive with color and action.??SLJ. ?A versatile author at her best.? In the large, cheerful illustrations, action-filled spreads are varied with portrait vignettes, and underwater scenes with the visitors? enthusiastic responses.??K. Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1994 (NSTA/CBC) 1993 Pick of the Lists (ABA) 1996 Garden State (NJ) Childrens Nonfiction Award Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 3/27/1996 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Aliki Publisher: Harper Collins Dimensions: 8.93in length x 0.15in width x 10.94in height Read More

Harper Collins
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Incredible Edible Experiments Ever wonder what makes popcorn pop? why cakes rise? how jelly gels? Your kitchen will be transformed... into a laboratory worthy of a mad scientist as you make startling discoveries about how cabbage can detect acid, how bacteria makes yogurt, and how decomposed sugar turns to caramel. Then after a long day at the lab you can relax and eat your results: soup, biscuits, pretzels, cupcakes, or cookies. Vicki Cobbs seminal book has been revised and updated to encompass advances in modern technology but still provides what all kids want: a legitimate excuse to play with their food! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 11/14/1984 Pages: 224 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Vicki Cobb Publisher: Harper Collins Dimensions: 7.58in length x 5.15in width x 0.59in height Weight: 4oz. Read More

Harper Collins
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A tree stands on a hill by a river. As the sky changes, so does the tree, its branches filling with clouds, stars, snow, birds, mi...sts, and the golden spring sun. One tree can mean many things. Thomas Lockers lyrical text records the changes in the trees world just as simply as a child might observe them, and his magnificent paintings crystallize the natural phenomena that embellish the tree on each page. Questions at the bottom of each page lead to a unique discussion in the back of the book, where art and science are intertwined, and further depth is added to the wonder of Sky Tree. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/7/2001 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Candace Christiansen Publisher: Harper Collins Dimensions: 10.06in length x 7.98in width x 0.13in height Weight: 6.4oz. Read More

Adams
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The Everything Kids Magical Science Experiments Book is filled with over 50 science experiments that bend the rules of time, space... and logic so far, they appear to be magical.Kids can conduct these experiments safely in the home, unlocking the mysteries of experiments that: you can create using common food items; will help you explore the magic of heating and cooling; you can conduct in your front or back garden; have to do with the senses and human body; probe physical processes and changes; and, delve into chemical and biological processes and changes.Packed with 30 magical science-related puzzles and over 50 experiments that are sure to get kids excited about chemistry, science and physics, The Everything Kids Magical Science Experiments Book is the perfect tool for anyone who is awed by the magic of science. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 10/1/2007 Pages: 144 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up Author: Tom Robinson Publisher: Adams Media Dimensions: 7.99in length x 0.43in width x 9.25in height Weight: 5.59oz. Read More

POOF-Slinky
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With an assortment of crystal growing activities, the Ultimate Crystal Kit has more crystals for you to grow than any other kit! Y...oull learn all about crystals and grow every type of crystal imaginable, including giant gems, glowing geodes, and an entire crystal garden. Features include: ?This kit has 15 different crystal growing activities ?Grow geodes and grow giant crystals ?Grow crystals quickly - See spectacular results with in a 2 - 3 days ?This fun kit makes geology exciting and accessible to kids ?The crystal experiments in this kit make great projects for science fairs Recommended Ages:9 and up Dimensions: 15.19in length x 12.19in width x 3.39in height Read More

Houghton Mifflin
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Earth takes center stage in this updated version of Virginia Lee Burton?s 1962 classic Life Story. Told through five acts, Burton?...s art and text tell the history of earth from beginning to present day. Readers will gain an in-depth understanding of the planet?s history and their leading roles in it today. The book has been updated with cutting-edge science, including up-to-the-minute information on fossil records and the geologic principles. We are thrilled to provide this updated artistic and visionary work in time for the anniversary of Virginia Lee Burtons 100th birthday. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 11/16/2009 Pages: 80 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Virginia Lee Burton Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children Dimensions: 9.48in length x 0.39in width x 9.01in height Weight: 11.19oz. Read More

Educational Insights
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Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. - Beginning Science Hot Dots Jr. Card Set Beginning Science: Animal habitats and diets, roots, s...eeds, and fruits Getting ready for school has never been this much fun! Hot Dots Jr. card sets teach children all they need for academic success. Cards can be used alone as traditional flash cards, or when used with Ace?the Talking, Teaching Dog or Kat?the Talking, Teaching Kitty (both sold separately), fun lights and encouraging sounds guide children through cute, colorful lessons. Ages 3+/Grades Pre-K+ ? Set includes 36 double-sided cards?72 early learning activities ? Double-sided cards measure 6L x 4H each and store in included cases that feature handles for learning on the go Recommended Ages: 3 years - 6 years Read More

Workman Publishing Company
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Summary: Its pure bottled magic! A complete kit that ingeniously marries science and fun in the breakthrough vein of The Bug Book ...and Bug Bottle (1.7 million copies in print) and The Bones Book and Skeleton (1.65 million copies in print), Pop Bottle Science presents 79 easy, hands-on experiments that probe the worlds of chemistry, physics, biology, geology, weather, the human body, and even astronomy. The Pop Bottle bottle is a perfect miniature science lab--see-through, flexible, air-tight when necessary, made out of a durable, shatter-proof plastic and designed with a removable top that doubles as a funnel. The Pop Bottle book is a lively, fully illustrated 96-page guide to astonishment. Each experiment begins with a challenge and ends with an explanation of the scientific principles involved. Kids can design a volcano and watch it erupt. Create a tornado-maker and see how twisters work. Make quicksand--is it solid or liquid? Observe photosynthesis in action. Simulate Jupiters giant red spot, investigate buoyancy, demonstrate inertia, and discover the Bernoulli principle--which allows planes to fly. Plus, turn the bottle into a barometer, a thermometer, walkie-talkie, trombone, compass--or groovy lava lamp. About the Author: ?Lynn Brunelle, a four-time Emmy Award?winning writer for Bill Nye the Science Guy, is the author of Pop Bottle Science and Camp Out!. She lives on Bainbridge Island, Washington, with her husband and two children. Author: LynnBrunelle Illustrator:0 Publisher:Workman Publishing Company Published Date:09/01/2004 ISBN:0761129804 #of pages:#N/A Author: Lynn Brunelle Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Dimensions: 2.63in length x 3.97in width x 8.03in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

National Geographic
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Did you know that a lions roar can be heard up to five miles away? That an astronauts heartbeat slows down in space? That about $5...0 billion of Monopoly money is printed each year? Three hundred wacky facts pop from the colorful, compact pages of Weird but True! 3, an irresistible trove of facts and fun, based on the top-scoring feature in the countrys premier childrens magazine?National Geographic Kids. Brain-bending information entertains as it educates, covering topics such as science, animals, food, pop culture, weather, geography, and everything else under the sun. Plus, for the first time, this edition contains fun facts generated by readers! The original Weird but True book was an overnight success, selling tens of thousand of copies through bookstores in its first month on the market. The third edition is poised to follow, as it explodes with all-new facts, whimsical design, and even more eye-popping features that kids will love. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 6/14/2011 Pages: 208 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: National Geographic Kids Publisher: National Geographic Childrens Books Dimensions: 6.54in length x 6.61in width x 0.49in height Weight: 10.4oz. Read More

National Geographic
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The cool story of volcanoes will intrigue kids and adults alike. Hot melted rock from the middle of our planet forces its way up t...hrough cracks in the Earth?s crusts, exploding violently and sometimes unexpectedly in volcanic fury that can terrorize populations for months, even years. Anne Schreiber?s narrative gives readers a little of the science, a little of the history, and a lot of the action. National Geographic photography fires the imagination on dramatic spreads alive with vivid images of lava, ash, molten rock, weird rocks, and steaming seawater. Book Details: Format: Library Binding Publication Date: 7/8/2008 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Anne Schreiber Publisher: National Geographic Childrens Books Dimensions: 6.15in length x 0.38in width x 9.33in height Weight: 8.48oz. Read More

Sandpiper
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Simple language and bold illustrations make this a fun and informative book about the sun. ?Add this one to primary-grade science ...shelves.?--Booklist Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/7/1987 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 6 and Up Author: Gail Gibbons Publisher: Sandpiper Dimensions: 9.92in length x 7.96in width x 0.11in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

Boyds Mills Press
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Ever since Charles Darwin revealed his landmark ideas about evolution in 1859, new findings have confirmed, expanded, and refined ...his concepts. Now, author Laurence Pringle, one of the nations premier science writers, brings together the pillars of evidence that support our understanding of evolution in this ALA Notable Childrens Book. Field biology, genetics, geology, paleontology, and medicine all add to the impressive structure of evidence. With a perfect blend of science and art, renowned illustrator Steve Jenkins creates stunning new depictions of important concepts and key evolutionary scientists. More than fifty photographs capture natural marvels, including awe-inspiring fossils, life forms, and geological wonders. The result is a full, clear, and up-to-date account of the monumental evidence supporting the modern view of evolution. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/1/2011 Pages: 112 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Laurence Pringle Publisher: Boyds Mills Press Dimensions: 0.5in length x 8.75in width x 10in height Weight: 20.8 oz Read More

Frank Schaffer
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Words Every Second Grader Needs to Know! is a resource designed to enhance a students understanding of vocabulary in essential con...tent areas. Each activity gives students extra practice with academic vocabulary, which are the subject-specific words that often challenge learners. Though students rarely encounter these words in everyday use, knowing them is essential to students ability to learn new subject concepts. --The 180 words in Words Every Second Grader Needs to Know! have been carefully selected to match national education standards in the curriculum areas of math, science and health, technology, language arts, history, geography, civics and economics, and the arts. The activities feature vocabulary words in a variety of contexts so that students can make their own thoughtful connections about them. This book also includes a reproducible student dictionary, vocabulary game ideas and reproducible templates, and word cards??tools that will make learning academic vocabulary words both effective and fun! --Each book features: -- *180 subject-specific vocabulary words *Standards-based activities *Vocabulary games and templates *A student dictionary *Word cards Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 1/1/2009 Pages: 144 Reading Level: Age 7 and Up Author: Lee Justice Publisher: Frank Schaffer Dimensions: 10.59in length x 8.3in width x 0.5in height Weight: 12.8oz. Read More

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