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100 Things to Know About Science (Usborne)

£6.99

Age: 8y+

2 in stock

Learning Skills

  • Discovering the World
  • Independent Learning
  • Reading
  • Scientific Skills
  • Thinking skills
  • Understanding

Overview

An engaging and accessible introduction with information on exactly 100 science topics that will fascinate and inspire children – and adults too. Packed with facts and colourful infographics on both familiar and less familiar topics from the Earth’s magnetic poles to spider venom and black holes. A brilliant and wide-ranging introduction to an important school subject – and essential for general knowledge too. Includes internet links to specially selected websites where readers can discover even more surprising science facts.

Paperback: 128 pages

ISBN: 9781409582182

Dimensions: 17.7 x 1.6 x 24.8 cm

Illustrated by: Federico Mariani and Jorge Martin

Reviews:

Will inspire a new generation of scientists. – The Surrey Advertiser

“Even those who groan at the word science will find this fascinating.” – Newbury Weekly News

“Science is definitely not boring in this engaging exploration of what makes the world around us tick… An accessible and inspiring introduction to one of the most important subjects in the school curriculum.” – Lancashire Evening Post

“Although aimed at kids we think adults will love it too as it just might stir some long-buried science lessons!” – Lovereading4kids

“A fresh new approach to science, this book will inspire a new generation of scientists.” – The Surrey Advertiser

“Packing in an absolute TON of different subject, 100 Things to Know about Science is a fabulous reference book split between various different sciences, with lots of brilliant exploration of the history of science as well as contemporary subjects too.”- Read it Daddy

“Packed full of quirky illustrations and bizarre facts and figures, this is a wonderful book for knowledge-hungry youngsters of seven plus.” – The Guardian