25 Great Ways to Learn About WinterBook - 2007
Combining hands-on learning with trivia, jokes, riddles, and terrific illustrations, a wintertime activity book invites youngsters to explore the wonders of winter by becoming scientists in the field. Original.
Independent Publishing Group
Young readers become scientists in the field when this activity book sends them off to answer the question Why do we have winter?” with experiments and projects that mix real science with real fun. Combining hands-on learning with trivia, jokes, riddles, and terrific illustrations, chapters start with the tools” of sciencethe scientific method and how to keep a science journaland then investigate the winter constellations, long nights and long shadows, animal tracking in snow, and food-gathering behavior in birds.
Explores the science of winter, providing experiments and projects that explain what causes winter and what happens during this season, including days shortening, cold and its effects on animals, and ice, snow, and other severe weather.