Packed with fun activities, this book will encourage children to think about how electricity works and how we use it.
A hands-on first science series that uses fun and practical activities to explore electricity, light and dark, materials and pushes and pulls. We use electricity all the time so its important children know how it works and where it comes from. Discover what an electric circuit is and why static electricity makes your hair stand on end. Using simple explanations and engaging photos, this book encourages children to think about how things work, while taking their first steps into scientific discovery.
Anna Claybourne is a writer and editor who has worked on many childrens books, on a wide range of subjects, for different publishers. She lives in Edinburgh, Scotland.
She has been writing and editing children's books for nearly 20 years, and has written more than 100 books. Her specialist areas include life sciences, such as the human body, genes and DNA, animals and sea life.
Children’s & educational
Science in Action
4 - 7
Educational: Design & technology