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Explore electricity! [electronic resource] : With 25 Great Projects. Carmella Van Vleet.

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  • ISBN: 9781619301832 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: Given the pace of how we harness and utilize electricity, as well as the importance of developing new sources of energy, electricity is a timely subject for kids to explore. In Explore Electricity! With 25 Great Projects, kids ages 6-9 will learn the basics of electricity: currents, circuits, power, magnetism and electromagnetism, motors and generators. They'll become more attuned to how much they rely on electricity in their daily lives. They'll also understand that while electricity is a wonderful resource, and one we've used to our advantage ever since it was discovered, the future of how we make and use electricity is still changing and there are things they can do today to impact these changes.This title invites kids to experiment on their own with 25 simple projects that will spark" their learning and enthusiasm, including making their own clothespin switch, lemon battery, compass, electromagnet, and flashlight, as well as generating their own...
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
800 Lexile.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Nomad Press, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 22583 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 5666 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Nonfiction.
Technology.
Genre: Electronic books.

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