How To Be A Scientist by Steve MouldHow To Be A Scientist by Steve Mould

How To Be A Scientist

bySteve Mould

Hardcover | May 9, 2017

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A bold and playful approach to science with more than 40 fun questions, experiments, games, and real-life scenarios that encourage kids to discover the amazing science all around them.

Why does mold grow? Why is the sea salty? What makes day and night? Kids can have these questions—and more—answered in How to be a Scientist, as they learn how to think like a scientist and look at the world to figure out how it works. More than 40 simple activities have undetermined answers, encouraging curious young readers to find new ways to test ideas. Questions, games, and real-life scenarios make scientific concepts fun and relevant. The stories of the great scientists and their discoveries—and failures—are told in an entertaining way to provide even further inspiration for budding scientists.

Supporting STEM and STEAM education initiatives, How to be a Scientist will inspire kids to ask questions, do activities, think creatively, and discover amazing facts.

Steve Mould is a science expert and comedian with a physics degree from the University of Oxford. He has a YouTube channel with more than 175,000 subscribers, and his videos regularly achieve hits in the hundreds of thousands. One of these videos (about "self-siphoning beads") went viral worldwide, gaining nearly 2 million hits and bei...
Title:How To Be A ScientistFormat:HardcoverDimensions:144 pages, 11.13 × 8.75 × 0.62 inPublished:May 9, 2017Publisher:DKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1465461213

ISBN - 13:9781465461216


Editorial Reviews

"This mix of classic and unusual science anecdotes and experiments is just the thing for budding STEM/STEAM fans, including tips for learning how to think and act like a scientist with fun activities and simple scientific explanations of biology, anatomy, physics, astronomy, chemistry and more." — Minnesota Parent