Kitchen Science Lab For Kids: 52 Family Friendly Experiments From Around The House

byLiz Lee Heinecke

Paperback | September 15, 2014

Kitchen Science Lab For Kids: 52 Family Friendly Experiments From Around The House by Liz Lee Heinecke
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Conduct physics, chemistry, and biology experiments with tools and ingredients found in any kitchen! These 52 labs created by mom and scientist Liz Lee Heinecke introduce fundamental scientific principles in a fun and accessible format.

Have fun:

  • exploringphysics: marshmallow slingshots serve as a lesson on thetransformation of energyand an egg-throwing experiment demonstrates thelaw of motion.
  • learning aboutmicrobiologyby growing your own microbe zoo on a homemade petri plate.
  • learning aboutrocket scienceby making and launching bottle rockets, using water and a bike pump.
Other great projects explore the exciting science ofcrystals,static electricity,acidification, andsolar energy. The experiments can be used as individual projects, for parties, or as educationalactivities for groups. It's theperfect resource for Girl Scout Brownieslooking to earn their Home Scientist badges! Many of the experiments aresafe enough for children as young as toddlersandexciting enough for older kids, so families can discover the joy of science together.

The popularLab for Kids seriesfeatures a growing list of books thatshare hands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, clay, geology, math, and even how to create your own circus—all authored by established experts in their fields. Each lab contains acomplete materials list, clearstep-by-step photographsof the process, as well asfinished samples. The labs can be used as singular projects or as part of a yearlong curriculum of experiential learning. The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results. Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels. Gain firsthand knowledge on your favorite topic with Lab for Kids.
Liz Lee Heineckehas 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 the...
Title:Kitchen Science Lab For Kids: 52 Family Friendly Experiments From Around The HouseFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:144 pages, 8.75 X 8.75 X 0.62 inShipping dimensions:144 pages, 8.75 X 8.75 X 0.62 inPublished:September 15, 2014Publisher:Quarry BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1592539254

ISBN - 13:9781592539253

Appropriate for ages: 7

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