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Energizing science projects with electricity and magnetism /

by Gardner, Robert; LaBaff, Tom.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Gardner, Robert, Fantastic physical science experiments: Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Elementary, 2006Description: 48 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0766025845 :; 9780766025844.Title notes: $23.93 1-2007 (db)Subject(s): Electricity -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature | Magnetism -- Experiments -- Juvenile literature | Electricity -- Experiments | Magnetism -- Experiments | ExperimentsOnline resources: Table of contents Summary: Presents experiments designed to unlock the mysteries of electricity and its connection with magnetism.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Could a paper towel put an electric charge on a ruler? What happens when you rub glass with silk? How do you find the north and south poles of a magnet? How does a battery really work? The exciting experiments in this book will unlock the mysteries of electricity and its connection with magnetism. Some will even give readers ideas for their own science fair. All they need are some simple materials, most of which can be found around the home, school, or neighborhood.

$23.93 1-2007 (db)

Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.

Presents experiments designed to unlock the mysteries of electricity and its connection with magnetism.

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Horn Book Review

Common physical science experiments align with standard elementary school science topics. Each multi-step activity is followed by detailed explanations of expected results and key concepts. The helpful color drawings illustrate experimental setups as well as the scientific ideas. Appropriate safety cautions and suggestions for science fair projects are included. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. [Review covers these Fantastic Physical Science Experiments titles: Dazzling Science Projects with Light and Color, Energizing Science Projects with Electricity and Magnetism, Jazzy Science Projects with Sound and Music and Sensational Science Projects with Simple Machines.] (c) Copyright 2010. The Horn Book, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted. All rights reserved.

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