Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Big book of how (a time for kids book) [electronic resource]. Editors of TIME For Kids Magazine.

Image of item

Electronic resources

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781618932716 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
TIME For Kids The Big Book of How presents kids 8-12 years old with answers to the kinds of intriguing questions that appeal to their sense of curiosity. Colorful graphics, spectacular photos and clear, engaging diagrams will help answer such questions as: How does a chameleon change colors?; How can a person survive in the jungle?; How do you build a teepee?; How do diamonds form?; How do light sticks work?; How are 3-D movies made?; How do astronauts train for a space mission?; How do we get cavities?; How does solar energy work?Divided by subject area-from animals, the human body and technology to sports, food and green issues-kids will discover the background behind the questions through the book's photos, diagrams and art as well as its clear text. Of course, TIME For Kids goes beyond just answering the question, and engages kids with hands-on activities at the end of each chapter that bring life to a topic or idea they just read about. For example: If in the technology chapter kids learn how an airplaneflies, the "How to" spread might include step-by-step instructions about how to fold a paper airplane or create a rotating helicopter. TIME For Kids The Big Book of How is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.
Reproduction Note:
Electronic reproduction. New York : Time For Kids, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 51463 KB) or Kobo app or compatible Kobo device (file size: N/A KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
Reference.
Genre: Electronic books.

Additional Resources