wpe1.jpg (278744 bytes)Science in Seconds at the Beach:  Exciting Experiments You Can Do in Ten Minutes or Less
Jean Potter
$12.95 / Paperback  / 122 pages
ISBN 0471178993

John Wiley & Sons / 1998
Science / Children

Do fish close their eyes?  Can you hold your breath longer than a whale?  How is sand made?  Why do we hear the ocean in empty seashells?  Surf’s up for fantastic science fun with these quick, easy experiments and activities from Jean Potter.  You can complete each in just ten minutes or less and the clear step-by-step instructions and illustrations help you get it right every time.  The projects help you learn about everything from how seaweed can forecast the weather to why waves break as they reach the shore.  You will find most of the required materials already in your toy chest, home backyard, or around your neighborhood.