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Biology for kids : science experiments and activities inspired by awesome biologists, past and present / Liz Lee Heinecke.

Heinecke, Liz Lee. (Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Kitchen Pantry Scientist ; 2
Kitchen pantry scientist ; 02.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 570.922 HEINECKE (Text) 30403002443760 Childrens - New Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631598326
  • Physical Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Beverly, MA : Quarry Books, an imprint of The Quarto Group, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"With 25 illustrated biographies of amazing scientists from around the world" --Front cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Lab 1: Maria Sibylla Merian b. 1647 -- Lab 2: Carl Linnaeus (Carl von Linné) b. 1707 -- Lab 3: Charles Darwin b. 1809 -- Lab 4: John Snow b. 1813 -- Lab 5: Gregor Mendel b. 1822 -- Lab 6: Louis Pasteur b. 1822 -- Lab 7: Carlos Juan Finlay b. 1833 -- Lab 8: Robert Koch b. 1843 -- Lab 9: Ilya (Élie) Metchnikoff b. 1845 -- Lab 10: Fanny Hesse b. 1850 -- Lab 11: Santiago Ramón y Cajal b. 1852 -- Lab 12: Charles Turner b. 1867 -- Lab 13: Susan La Flesche Picotte b. 1865 -- Lab 14: Mary Agnes Chase b. 1869 -- Lab 15: Ynés Mexia b. 1870 -- Lab 16: Alexander Fleming b. 1881 -- Lab 17: Ernest Everett Just b. 1883 -- Lab 18: Jacques Monod b. 1910 -- Lab 19: Margaret S. Collins b. 1922 -- Lab 20: Esther Lederberg b. 1922 -- Lab 21: June Almeida b. 1930 -- Lab 22: Luis Baptista b. 1941 -- Lab 23: Patricia Bath b. 1942 -- Lab 24: Danielle Lee b. 1974 -- Lab 25: Rae Wynn-Grant b. 1985.
Summary, etc.:
Companion to: Chemistry for Kids, ISBN 9781631598302. Aspiring biologists will discover amazing role models and memorable experiments in 'Biology for Kids', the second book of 'The Kitchen Pantry Scientist' series.This engaging guide offers a series of snapshots of 25 scientists famous for their work with biology, from ancient history through today.
Play disease detective to lean how John Snow tracked down the source of a cholera epidemic! Learn about biologist Ernest Everett Just's discoveries and experiment with osmosis using eggs with dissolved shells! Make your own agar plates for growing bacteria and fungi just like Fannie Hess! Aspiring biologists will discover these and more amazing role models and memorable experiments in Biology for Kids, the second book of The Kitchen Pantry Scientist series. This engaging guide offers a series of snapshots of 25 scientists famous for their work with biology, from ancient history through today. Each lab tells the story of a scientist along with some background about the importance of their work, and a description of where it is still being used or reflected in today's world. A step-by-step illustrated experiment paired with each story offers kids a hands-on opportunity for exploring concepts the scientists pursued, or are working on today. Experiments range from very simple projects using materials you probably already have on hand, to more complicated ones that may require a few inexpensive items you can purchase online.
Target Audience Note:
7-12 years.
Subject: Biologists > Juvenile literature.
Biology > Experiments > Juvenile literature.
Biology > History > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Technology / Biology
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Technology / Experiments & Projects
Genre: Biographies.

Series Information

Kitchen Pantry Scientist ; 2
Kitchen pantry scientist ; 02.

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