Outdoor Science Lab for Kids

52 Family-Friendly Experiments for the Yard, Garden, Playground, and Park

Outdoor Science Lab for Kids
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Format: Paperback / softback, 144 Pages
ISBN: 9781631591150
Publisher: Quarry Books
Series: Lab Series
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Guided Reading Level: U
Grade Level Equivalent: 5

STEAM

Description

Learn physics, chemistry and biology in your own backyard!

At-home science provides an environment of freedom, creativity and invention that is not always possible in a school setting. It's simple, inexpensive, and fun to whip up a number of amazing science experiments in your own backyard.

Science can be found all around in nature. Outdoor Science Lab for Kids offers 52 fun STEM activities for families to do together. The experiments can be used as individual projects, for parties, or as educational activities for groups.

Outdoor Science Lab for Kids will tempt families to learn about physics, chemistry, biology, and nature, plus, they'll learn scientific survival skills and even take some experiments to the playground!

Many of the experiments are safe enough for toddlers and exciting enough for older kids, so families can discover the joy of science and STEM education together.

The author

Liz Lee Heinecke has loved science since she was old enough to inspect her first butterfly. After working in molecular biology research for 10 years and earning her master’s degree, she left the lab to kick off a new chapter in her life as a stay-at-home mom. Soon, she found herself sharing her love of science with her three kids as they grew, chronicling their science adventures on her KitchenPantryScientist website. Her desire to share her enthusiasm for science led to a regular segment on her local NBC affiliate, an opportunity to serve as an Earth Ambassador for NASA, and the creation of an iPhone app. Her goal is to make it simple for parents to do science with kids of all ages, and for kids to experiment safely on their own. Liz graduated from Luther College and received her master’s degree in bacteriology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She is the author of Kitchen Science Lab for KidsKitchen Science Lab for Kids: Edible EditionOutdoor Science Lab for Kids, and STEAM Lab for Kids.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 144 Pages
ISBN: 9781631591150
Illustrations: 200 color photos
Size: 8.5 in x 8.5 in / 215.9 mm x 215.9 mm
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