Maker Lab: 28 Super Cool Projects: Build * Invent * Create * Discover

Author: Jack Challoner
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  • : $12.00(AUD)
  • : 9781465451354
  • : Dorling Kindersley
  • : DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
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  • : July 2016
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  • : books

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  • : Jack Challoner
  • : Hardback
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  • : 160
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Barcode 9781465451354
9781465451354

Description

As seen on The Late Late Show with James Corden.Build, invent, create, and discover 28 awesome experiments and activities with Maker Lab.Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution and supporting STEM education initiatives, Maker Lab includes 28 kid-safe projects and crafts that will get young inventors' wheels turning and make science pure fun.Each step-by-step activity is appropriate for kids ages 8 12 and ranked easy, medium, or hard, with an estimated time frame for completion. Requiring only household materials, young makers can build an exploding volcano, race balloon rocket cars, construct a solar system, make a lemon battery, and more. Photographs and facts carefully detail the "why" and "how" of each experiment using real-world examples to provide context so kids can gain a deeper understanding of the scientific principles applied.With a foreword by Jack Andraka, a teen award-winning inventor, Maker Lab will help kids find their inner inventor and create winning projects for school projects, science fairs, and beyond."

Reviews

"Offers a plethora of engaging projects that will capture the attention and curiosity of students from lower elementary (with guidance) through high school." -- School Library Journal..".what sets this book apart is that each experiment is accompanied by real-world applications that tie new observations to kids' existing understanding and offer endless opportunities for STEM-related discussions." -- Booklist"[An] accessible and wide-ranging exploration of multiple aspects of the sciences." -- Publishers Weekly