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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Hands-on Science

These giant books of projects and experiments takes a hands-on approach to science concepts. Hundreds of simple, easy-to-do experiments explore the various scientific principles behind natural phenomena such as gravity, friction, centrifugal force, and the underlying laws of physics that help machines work. These fun, hands-on experiments that make it easy for anyone to become a rocket scientist!

  • Hands-On Science: Matter and Materials
    • Hands-On Science: Matter and Materials

    • Hands-on Science
      by Sarah Angliss and Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • These giant books containing exciting projects and experiments take a hands-on approach to science concepts. Hundreds of simple and easy experiments explore the various scientific principles behind...

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      • Physical Book
  • Hands-On Science: Electricity and Magnets
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    • Hands-On Science: Electricity and Magnets

    • Hands-on Science
      by Sarah Angliss and Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • These giant books of projects and experiments take a hands-on approach to science concepts. Hundreds of simple and easy experiments explore various scientific principles behind natural phenomena...

      • Avaliable in:

      • Physical Book
  • Hands-On Science: Forces and Motion
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    • Hands-On Science: Forces and Motion

    • Hands-on Science
      by Sarah Angliss and Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • These giant books of projects and experiments take a hands-on approach to science concepts. Hundreds of simple and easy experiments explore various scientific principles behind natural phenomena...

      • Avaliable in:

      • Physical Book
  • Hands-on Science
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    • Hands-on Science

    • Hands-on Science
      Sarah Angliss; Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • Science takes a hands-on approach in this giant book of projects and experiments. All the essential subjects are covered -- electricity and magnets, forces and motion, sound and light, and matter...

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  • Hands-On Science: Sound and Light
    • Hands-On Science: Sound and Light

    • Hands-on Science
      Sarah Angliss; Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • White light and color, recording sound and light, and the light-bending properties of mirrors, prisms, and lenses are all explored in 40 hands-on, fascinating experiments.

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  • Electricity and Magnets
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  • Forces and Motion
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    • Forces and Motion

    • Hands-on Science
      Sarah Angliss; Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • Forces and Motion explores gravity, friction, centrifugal force, and the underlying laws of physics that help machines work. Simple machines such as levers and pulleys, floating and sinking, springs,...

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  • Matter and Materials
    • Matter and Materials

    • Hands-on Science
      Sarah Angliss; Maggie Hewson
      Kingfisher

    • Solids, liquids, and gases, separating mixtures, rocks and soils and of course the fundamental question - What makes matter? - are some of the subjects under investigation in this experiment-packed...

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Jack Challoner

Sarah Angliss has worked at the Science Museum in London, England organizing exhibitions and demonstrations for children ages 6-14. She has also writen several children's books on applied and contemporary science.

Maggie Hewson

Maggie Hewson has taught science to elementary and middle school children for 23 years. Her present school is the recipient of the UK's Science School of the Year award.