Science Dictionary for Kids: The Essential Guide to Science Terms, Concepts, and Strategies (Paperback)

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Science Dictionary for Kids provides hundreds of science terms with kid-friendly definitions and illustrations, perfect for any teacher of science or parent helping a child with science homework. From the basic science equipment, to the physical sciences, to the Earth sciences, kids can flip to one of eight science categories to find the definitions they need.

The perfect reference for kids and their parents and teachers, the easy-to-follow definitions in this guide will help with any science assignment, project, or experiment. Most definitions include an illustrated version to increase comprehension.

The book also includes a handy reference section, complete with:
  • commonly used formulas,
  • measurement conversions,
  • charts detailing household chemicals and acids and bases,
  • instructions for using science equipment safely,
  • tips on following the scientific process, and
  • information on graphing results and data.

This book needs to be on every child's desk

Grades 4-9

About the Author

After teaching science for more than 15 years, both overseas and in the U.S., Laurie E. Westphal now works as an independent gifted education and science consultant. She enjoys developing and presenting staff development on differentiation for various districts and conferences, working with teachers to assist them in planning and developing lessons to meet the needs of their advanced students.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781593633790
ISBN-10: 1593633793
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: July 1st, 2009
Pages: 144
Language: English