What Is the World Made Of?: All about Solids, Liquids, and Gases (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2)

by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld (Author) Paul Meisel (Illustrator)

What Is the World Made Of?: All about Solids, Liquids, and Gases (Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2)
Read and find out about the three states of matter--solid, liquid, and gas--in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book.Can you make an ice cube disappear? Put it on a hot sidewalk. It melts into water and then vanishes! The ice cube changes from solid to liquid to gas. This Level 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out picture book is a fascinating exploration of the three states of matter.This clear and appealing science book for early elementary age kids, both at home and in the classroom, uses simple, fun diagrams to explain the difference between solids, liquids, and gases. This book also includes a find out more section with experiments designed to encourage further exploration and introduce record keeping. This is a Level 2 Let's-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades. Books in this series support the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards. Let's-Read-and-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.
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"Once again the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out-about Science series takes on a really difficult concept and dramatizes it with hands-on examples from everyday life"—Booklist
Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld
KATHY WEIDNER ZOEHFELD is a graduate of Mount Holyoke College, in South Hadley, Massachusetts, and University of Michigan Ann Arbor where she decided to put her science degrees to use by writing nonfiction books for kids. Since then she has written over 60 natural science and history books for young readers, and been awarded honors by the NSTA/CBC, the NCSS/CBC, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the American Library Association, the IRA/CBC Children's Choice. When she's not reading, researching, writing, or editing, Kathy loves to spend her free time exploring, doing field work, and preparing fossils in the laboratory for her local natural history museums.
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Publication date
August 04, 2015
Let's-Read-And-Find-Out Science 2
BISAC categories
JNF013060 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Concepts | Senses & Sensation
JNF051140 - Juvenile Nonfiction | Science & Nature | Physics
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