The study of the composition, structure, properties and change of matter.
Category: Chemistry | Reading Level: From 8 To 12
Suitable for children, this title presents chemistry 'experiments' that show how the things are made from just 92 chemical elements - from tree to mobile phones, to humans and the Sun.
The natural world is a fascinating subject for children, with water being no exception. Children recognise the importance of water, though they may not be aware of the many different ways it impacts upon their lives. Here is a collection of amazing facts that will be sure to develop a sense of wonder in ...Show more
Category: Earth Science
The Rock and Gem Book is packed full of photos of natural wonders, including rocks, minerals, gems, shells and fossils. This children's encyclopedia displays more than 1,200 full-colour specimens, from sapphires and rubies to silver and pearl, revealing the unique qualities of each material and how it i ...Show more
Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius Written by an expert, Organic Chemistry for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to the structure of organic, carbon-containing compounds and materials. Babies (and grownups ) be one step ahead of pre-med students. Co-written by Cara Flo ...Show more
There are four books in the series: Electricity and Magnets, Sound and Light, Forces and Motion and Matter and Materials. Each title contains 20 tried and tested experiments. The experiments are all safe to do, use household materials, are manageable but absorbing, and offer rewarding results. Readers a ...Show more
As one of the most recognizable images in science, the periodic table is ingrained in our culture. First drawn up in 1869 by Dmitri Mendeleev, its 118 elements make up not only everything on our planet but also everything in the entire universe. The Periodic Table looks at the fascinating story and surp ...Show more
Susan Akass lets you in on some scientific secrets, showing you how to wow and dazzle all of your friends and teachers! The first chapter, Kitchen Chemistry, will teach you how to create some gooey gloop and how to make liquids change colour! It's like magic! The second chapter, Fantastic Physics, will ...Show more
Category: Chemistry | Reading Level: Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
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Provides step-by-step instructions for activities demonstrating chemistry concepts and scientific explanations for the concepts presented.
This series looks at how materials can be changed in various ways. Each book examines the types of materials we commonly encounter and explores their properties through practical and familiar examples. "Investigation" spreads give readers the chance to find out for themselves how materials can be change ...Show more
Kids' fundamental interests matter most in this simple, clear introduction to materials and their properties. The books explore where the material comes from natural and manmade versions, how the material is made, and how it is made into other things. This title explores what metals are like, how they ...Show more
This title features 13 easy-to-follow experiments for learning fun. It is all about the amazing substances in the world! It introduces younger readers to science in a structured but interesting way. You can discover which materials are hard or soft, smooth or rough, strong or stretchy, and much more. It ...Show more