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Oobleck, slime & dancing spaghetti : twenty terrific at-home science experiments inspired by favorite children's books / Jennifer Williams.

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Noble Co PL - Central (Albion) 507.8 WIL (Text) 38131003491601 NCPLC-Non-fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 507.8 Williams (Text) 31208911177790 non-fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 507.8 Williams (Text) 31208911262618 children non-fiction Checked out 11/07/2017
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 507.8 WIL (Text) 78731000450147 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) J 507.8 WIL (Text) 30032010546866 JUVENILE NON-FICTION Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j PS 507.8 WILLIAMS (Text) 33946002400906 Parent/Teacher - 1st Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781933979342 (pbk.) :
  • ISBN: 1933979348 (pbk.) :
  • Physical Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Houston, Tex. : Bright Sky Press, [2009]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Why science? -- Before you begin : how to use this book -- Chemistry and polymers. Wizzil : pop your top! ; Strega nona : make your spaghetti "dance" ; George's marvelous medicine : boiling up a witchy brew, then change the color ; Bartholomew and the oobleck : concocting colorful, sticky & gooey stuff ; Book of slime : create something slimy -- Fun with food science. The butter battle book : shake cream into butter ; Chocolate fever : three ways to let it melt in your mouth ; Ice cream Larry : freeze your own ice cream in a can ; Sad Sam and the magic cookies : bake 'em soft & chewy or hard & crumbly ; Everybody bakes bread : learn what makes dough rise ; How to make an apple pie and see the world : make a fake apple pie with fun flavorings ; Rechenka's eggs : dye eggs & create art using natural ingredients ; Oliver's milk shake : blow bubbles in milk & measure the foam! ; A monster in my cereal : find the magnetic monster within -- Air science and engineering. Air is all around you : inflating a balloon with hot air & a soda bottle ; Hot-air Henry : build your own hot-air balloon ; Daisy and the egg : design a "nest" to protect an egg in flight ; Meteorology. A drop around the world : create a mini water-cycle in a jar! ; Sector 7 : our very own ecosystem with clouds ; Twister! : make a "water tornado" in a bottle!
Citation/References Note: SLJ Nov 2009
Summary, etc.: Presents twenty activities that test the scientific properties of elements of popular children's books, including creating slime, shaking cream into butter, and constructing an air balloon.

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