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More of Janice VanCleave's wild, wacky, and weird biology experiments / illustrations by Lorna William.

VanCleave, Janice Pratt, (author.). William, Lorna, (illustrator.).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Janice Vancleave's wild, wacky, and weird science experiments.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fayette Co PL - Connersville J570 VANCLEAVE (Text) 39230031809674 Children Books Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch j570.78 VAN (Text) 30477101287294 Children: New Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 507.8 VANCLEAVE (Text) 33946003226524 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781499465419
  • ISBN: 1499465416
  • ISBN: 9781499465433
  • ISBN: 1499465432
  • ISBN: 9780605960671
  • Physical Description: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2017.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 60-61) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Grow a bean -- Winders -- Growth rate -- Flower maze -- Growing season -- Pictures from sound -- Concentration -- In the way -- Blinking -- Numb -- Open and close -- Muscle power -- Stronger -- Hot or cold? -- Gripper -- Humming -- Spicy escape -- Fluffy raisins -- Stand up -- Leaf straw -- What are stomata? -- Water loss -- Independence -- Up or down?
Summary, etc.:
"In a series of fun and involving hands-on biology experiments, kids observe the effect of osmosis on a raisin, demonstrate how leaves and stems can act like a straw, determine which side of a plant leaf takes in gases, demonstrate the loss of moisture from leaves, and discover the effects of gravity on plant growth. They will also determine the direction of winding plants, how shade affects plant growth, how plants grow toward light, and the effect of temperature on seed growth. Featuring color illustrations and safe, simple step-by-step instructions, Janice VanCleave again shows just how much fun science can be"--From the publisher's web site.
Subject: Biology > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Biology > Experiments.

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