The study of matter and its motion through space and time, along with related concepts such as energy and force.
A fantastic resource for children aged 6-8, the Fact Cat series makes a perfect one-stop-shop for help with homework assignments! Which animals make their own light? What type of materials let light through? Why do shadows change throughout the day? Discover where light comes from and the different way ...Show more
A fantastic resource for children aged 6-8, the Fact Cat series makes a perfect one-stop-shop for help with homework assignments! Which sound travels 4,500 km? How can you break glass with sound? What is an echo? Find out how sound is made and what happens when it reaches our ears. Learn about volume a ...Show more
This series encourages science inquiry with an interactive, investigative, and visual approach to a wide range of core curriculum topics. The format allows students to use scientific processes such as prediction, hypothesis, and inference in answering a series of questions on important topics throughout ...Show more
Simple explanations of complex ideas for your future genius Written by an expert, Rocket Science for Babies is a colorfully simple introduction to aerospace engineering. Babies (and grownups ) will learn about the basics of how lift and thrust make things fly. With a tongue-in-cheek approach that adults ...Show more
A fantastic resource for children aged 6-8, the Fact Cat series makes a perfect one-stop-shop for help with homework assignments! How fast does electricity travel? How can electricity make your hair stand on end? Which animal can sense electricity? Discover how electricity is made and how we use it to ...Show more
Click! The lights come on, and it seems like the most natural thing in the world. This book takes a closer look at electricity generation and transmission. From power plants, substations, transformers, and household wiring to alternative energy sources, the information is clearly presented, and accompan ...Show more
A fantastic resource for children aged 6-8, the Fact Cat series makes a perfect one-stop-shop for help with homework assignments! Why do things fall downwards? How does friction stop you slipping over? What materials are magnetic? Find out about forces like gravity, friction and air resistance and disc ...Show more
We depend on electricity in nearly every facet of our daily lives. But what exactly is electricity, how do we generate it, and how can we use it? This book explores the phenomenon that keeps the modern world up and running.
A perfect introduction to energy, this fact-packed book teaches children all about energy and how it works. From electricity and light, to heat and sound, learn how different types of energy are part of everything we do. Discover how a rainbow is made, what renewable energy is, and meet an energy expert ...Show more
Learn about the world's most impressive buildings with this boxed activity set. How tall is the tallest building? How many steps would you have to climb to reach the top? On a cloudy day, would the tip disappear? Discover the answers to these questions and more with this interactive set. Contains: Wall ...Show more
Get ready to learn all about inclined planes in this book from the series Get to know simple machines. See inclined planes at work in ramps, staircases, trails and roads, chutes and slides and funnels. Children learn the simple physics of force, friction, energy and gravity in this book suitable for p ...Show more
Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Quantum Mechanics is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to the weird, mind-bending world of the very, very small. Written by physicist and broadcaster Professor Jim Al-Khalili, it explores all the key players, breakthroughs, controversies and unanswered ...Show more