The whole world is a laboratory, even your house! With 86 safe and fun experiments and activities, Build It (SUPER Science Experiments) is the ultimate lab book for kids who want to build cool stuff.
With more than 80 fun experiments, Build It (SUPER Science Experiments) is the ultimate lab book for kids who want to build cool stuff! This fact- and fun-filled book includes tons of simple, kid-tested science experiments, many of which can be done with items from around the house, and require little-to-no supervision! That's right-no adult help needed. That means no grownups doing all the fun stuff while you watch. You can do lots of messy, cool, mind-blowing experiments all by yourself! All the supplies you need are probably already in your home. No fancy gadgets or doohickeys needed! Whether you want to build your own catapult, lava lamp, rocket, or even a light bulb, this book has something for everyone. Each experiment features safety precautions, materials needed, step-by-step instructions with illustrations, fun facts, and further explorations.
With SUPER Science Experiments: Build It, kid scientists like you can:
Make a chair with newspapers
Erupt a ketchup volcano
Send a rocket into the air with the stomp of your foot
See which direction you're facing with a homemade compass
Race little cars made from toilet paper tubes
Build an electromagnetic motor
And complete many other SUPER science experiments!
At once engaging, encouraging, and inspiring, the SUPER Science Experiments series provides budding scientists with go-to, hands-on guides for learning the fundamentals of science and exploring the fascinating world around them. Also in this series, check out: Cool Creations, At Home, and Outdoor Fun. There's no better boredom-buster than a science experiment. You will learn something and astound and amaze your friends and family. So, what are you waiting for? Get experimenting!
Elizabeth Snoke Harris has been involved in science education for more than 20 years—in classrooms, research facilities, and museums. When she's not working on science curriculum projects or leading STEM field trips at the local roller rink, she serves as web master for science education organizations. She is the author of several science experiment books, including 365 Weird & Wonderful Science Experiments. She lives in Raleigh, North Carolina. Her science blog can be found at seven-oaks.net.
Children’s & educational
8 - 12
Children's, Teenage & educational