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Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Makerspaces are places designed to inspire creativity and collaboration. In Construct It! Architecture You Can Build, Break, and Build Again, kids will build a working wrecking ball, pulley elevator, bridge, and more! Colorful step-by-step photos bring each project to life. Techniques and tips help troubleshoot and use the materials within the makerspace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 620.1 ALK

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 620.1 Set Alkire 2018

Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Miss Winkle separates the class into teams and instructs them to build towers out of paper cups, and the group who builds the tallest tower wins--but they have very little success until Pedro has an idea about how it can be done.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MAN

Kelly, Erin Entrada

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Cash, Fitch, and Bird Thomas are three siblings in seventh grade together in Park, Delaware. In 1986, as the country waits expectantly for the launch of the Space Shuttle Challenger, they each struggle with their own personal anxieties. Cash, who loves basketball but has a newly broken wrist, is in danger of failing seventh grade for the second time. Fitch spends every afternoon playing Major...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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Masoff, Joy

Summary: "Kids love to be grossed out. And now the doyenne of disgusting, Joy Masoff, lets kids get their hands dirty--really dirty--with 114 interactive ick-speriments and ick-tivities that delve into the science behind everything disgusting. Its this A-Z compendium, kids can stage an Ooze Olympics to demonstrate viscosity. Observe how fungi grow by making a Mold Zoo"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 507 MAS

Klein, Abby.

Summary: Freddy's success at the science fair is in jeopardy when he mother throws out his project.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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Schneider, Christa

Summary: Makerspaces are places designed to inspire creativity and collaboration. In Light It! Creations that Glow, Shine, and Blink, kids will make a wearable mask that glows, a working lamp, and more! Colorful step-by-step photos bring each project to life. Techniques and tips help troubleshoot and use the materials within the makerspace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 535 SCH

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 535 Set Schneider 2018

Borgert-Spaniol, Megan

Summary: "Kids will explore one of Earth's important energy resources with Coal Energy Projects. They'll read about the history of coal energy, where it comes from, and how we use it. They'll mine chocolate chips out of cookies, make peat bog, and more. Each project includes color photos and easy to follow instructions. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.8 BOR

Chabert, Jack

Summary: For the first time in years Eerie Elementary is planning a science fair, which may not be a good idea in a school which is alive and out to get the students--but when Sam and his friends find a book of experiments that contains all of Orson Eerie's notes, it may turn out to be the key they need to finally understand the mad scientist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Branches/Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC CHA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE CHA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED CHA

Green, D. L. (Debra L.)

Summary: Third-grader Zeke Meeks needs to win the prize in the science project contest because the class bully is threatening him, but so far all his ideas are ending in messy disasters--can his friend Hector save the day?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC GRE

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: "Kids will explore one of Earth's important energy resources with Biofuel Energy Projects. They'll read about the history of biofuel, where it comes from, and how we use it. They'll make candles out of butter, create ethanol from different types of sugar, and more. Projects include color photos and easy-to-follow instructions. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

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Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about volcanology in Super Simple Volcano Projects. Kids will learn about different kinds of volcanoes and how they form. Discover how scientists study volcanoes and try to predict when they will erupt. Then, build an erupting volcano, create a volcano landscape, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Kids will explore one of Earth's important energy resources with Wind Energy Projects from the history of wind energy, to how we use it today. They'll move a car with a balloon, use wind to play a music box, and more. Each project includes color photos and easy to follow instructions. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.9 ALK

Galus, Pamela J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carson-Dellosa Pub. 2003

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 507.8 GAL

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about meteorology in Super Simple Weather Projects. Kids will learn about the difference between weather and climate. Discover how scientists study the weather and try to predict what it will be like in the future. Then, build a barometer, create a tornado, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Borgert-Spaniol, Megan

Summary: "Kids will explore one of Earth's important energy resources with Water Energy Projects from the history of water energy, to how we use it today. They'll use water energy to spin a bottle, build a water mill, and more. Each project includes color photos and easy to follow instructions. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 333.91 BOR

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about paleontology in Super Simple Fossil Projects. Kids will learn about how fossils are created. Discover how scientists study fossils to learn about plants and animals that lived thousands of years ago. Then, make plaster fossils, practice excavating fossils, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Gutman, Dan

Summary: "Ella Mentry School is having a science fair! Guest scientist Dr. Snow has arrived to help A.J. and his friends conduct their own cool experiments. But what is "the Snowman" really planning? And what does STEM even stand for anyway?"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

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Clements, Andrew

Summary: Jake is determined to win the third grade science fair not only for the grand prize, but to beat the annoying class know-it-alls, as well.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2001

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CLE

Heinecke, Liz Lee

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: At-home science provides an environment for freedom, creativity and invention that is not always possible in a school setting. In your own backyard, it's simple, inexpensive, and fun to whip up a number of amazing science experiments using the great outdoors. Science can be found all around in nature. Outdoor Science Lab for Kids offers 52 fun science activities for families to do together. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quarry Books, an imprint of Quarto Publishing Group USA Inc. 2016

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Pearce, Q. L. (Querida Lee)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lowell House Juvenile 1997

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 507.8 PEA

Challoner, Jack

Summary: Presents over two dozen outdoor science activities demonstrating such scientific properties as soil erosion, the water cycle, air pressure, and astronomy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 507.8 CHA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 507.8 CHA

Gaertner, Meg

Summary: "Step-by-step instructions to create a 'rubber' egg right in their kitchen. Readers are introduced to basic science concepts such as acids, concentration, and life cycles. Additional features include a table of contents, informative sidebars and captions, a phonetic glossary, an index, information about the author, and sources for further research" --Amazon.com

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Child's World 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 507.8 GAE

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about seismology in Super Simple Earthquake Projects. Kids will learn about what causes earthquakes and how they affect Earth. Discover how scientists study and help people prepare for them. Then, build an earthquake-proof structure, create a tsunami in a bottle, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about mineralogy in Super Simple Mineral Projects. Kids will learn about different types of minerals and their structures. Discover how scientists study minerals and why. Then, experiment with minerals, grow your own minerals, and more. Each project has color photos and easy‑to‑follow instructions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

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