Janice VanCleave's Weather

Janice VanCleave's Weather

Mind-boggling Experiments You Can Turn Into Science Fair Projects

Book - 1995
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The perfect science fair idea books . Spectacular Science Projects Janice VanCleave's Weather
* Why does it rain?
* What causes thunder and lightning?
* How does a cloud form?
Janice VanCleave's Weather includes 20 fun and simple experiments that allow you to discover the answers to these and other fascinating questions about weather, plus dozens of additional suggestions for developing your own science fair projects. Learn what causes lightning with a simple experiment using a roll of tape in a darkened room. Make a barometer from a soda bottle, straws, modeling clay, and colored water. Use a shoe box, plastic wrap, and some soil to understand the greenhouse effect. All experiments use inexpensive household materials and involve a minimum of preparation and cleanup. Children ages 8-12 Also available in the Spectacular Science Projects Series Janice VanCleave's Animals Janice VanCleave's Earthquakes Janice VanCleave's Electricity Janice VanCleave's Gravity Janice VanCleave's Machines Janice VanCleave's Magnets Janice VanCleave's Molecules Janice VanCleave's Microscopes and Magnifying Lenses Janice VanCleave's Volcanoes Kids.

Baker & Taylor
A collection of easy-to-perform experiments and projects--from building a working barometer to creating a cloud in a jar--introduces children to how Earth's weather works, diverse weather phenomena, and how meteorologists predict the weather. Original.

& Taylor

Describes twenty simple experiments involving lightning, barometers, the greenhouse effect, and other aspects of the weather

Publisher: New York : John Wiley, c1995
ISBN: 9780471032311
Characteristics: 89 p. : ill. ; 21 cm


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