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  • Roald Dahl: George's Marvellous Experiments

    series Roald Dahl
    George Kranky created his own Marvellous Medicine to deal with his grizzly old grunion of a Grandma. You definitely can't do that at home (so don't even try!), but here's some amazing science that you can do!From concocting home-made slime to creating your own volcano, these fun experiments are all easily done, following simple step-by-step instructions and using everyday household objects ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Roald Dahl's James's Giant Bug Book

    by Roald Dahl ...
    Illustrated by Quentin Blake ...
    series Roald Dahl
    Looking for the perfect Easter activity for your animal and bug loving readers? Enter the world of James and the Giant Peach, and head off on an incredible insect adventure.Now you can join James, The Centipede, The Earthworm and the rest of the gang in this bug-packed journey through the world of insects.Perfect for Easter holiday activities; get your hands marvellously muddy and find out all the ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Sensory Play for Toddlers and Preschoolers

    Easy Projects to Develop Fine Motor Skills, Hand-Eye Coordination, and Early Measurement Concepts

    by Casey Patch ...
    Explore taste-safe small worlds, create colorful pieces of art, and engage all five senses while investigating the great outdoors. Sensory play is a wonderful way to explore the world with your little learners!Sensory Play for Toddlers and Preschoolers is a practical, hands-on guide for parents and educators who want to inject more play into their children's day! Since this collection features ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Kitchen Science Lab for Kids

    52 Family Friendly Experiments from the Pantry

    series Lab for Kids
    Inspire a lifelong passion for science with these physics, chemistry, and biology experiments for kids—all using common household tools and ingredients!In Kitchen Science Lab for Kids, mom and scientist Liz Lee Heinecke presents 52 family-friendly labs that introduce fundamental scientific principles in a fun and accessible format.Following clear, photo-illustrated step-by-step instructions, ... Read more

    $29.99 AUD

  • The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

    Picture Book Edition

    Illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon ...
    Now a Netflix film starring and directed by Chiwetel Ejiofor, this is a gripping memoir of survival and perseverance about the heroic young inventor who brought electricity to his Malawian village.When a terrible drought struck William Kamkwamba's tiny village in Malawi, his family lost all of the season's crops, leaving them with nothing to eat and nothing to sell. William began to explore ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Man Who Planted Trees

    by Giono Jean ...
    - For the character of a human to reveal truly exceptional qualities, one needs to have the good fortune of being able to observe his actions over many years. If his actions are free of all egotism, if his guiding principle is unequalled generosity, if it is absolutely certain that no reward was sought anywhere and his ideas have left a visible impression on the world; one has, without any doubt, ... Read more

    $1.47 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Paper Boomerang Book

    Build Them, Throw Them, and Get Them to Return Every Time

    by Mark Latno ...
    series Science in Motion
    When it comes to lightweight avionics, there's no beating a paper boomerang. Let all the others chase after their dull folded airplanes--you can now build a flying device that comes right back to you, every time! And unlike expensive, heavy wooden boomerangs, you won't endanger windows and skulls with paper boomerangs.The Paper Boomerang Book is the first-of-its-kind guide to this fascinating toy. ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Mistakes that Worked

    40 Familiar Inventions & How They Came to Be

    Illustrated by John O'Brien ...
    Popsicles, potato chips, Silly Putty, Velcro, and many other familiar things have fascinating stories behind them. In fact, dozens of products and everyday items had surprisingly haphazard beginnings. Mistakes That Worked offers forty of these unusual tales, along with hilarious cartoons and weird and amazing facts. Readers will be surprised and inspired! ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Calculator Puzzles, Tricks and Games

    by Norvin Pallas ...
    series Dover Children's Science Books
    Perform amazing feats of mathematical magic, answer clever riddles, and much more with this book and a handy pocket calculator. Scores of brain-teasers, puzzles, mathematical oddities, games, and recreations to fill dozens of hours with fun and excitement. Answers to problems. ... Read more

    $10.20 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Curious Kid's Science Book

    100+ Creative Hands-On Activities for Ages 4-8

    What happens if you water plants with juice? Where can you find bacteria in your house? Is slug slime as strong as a glue stick? How would your child find the answers to these questions?In The Curious Kid's Science Book, your child will learn to design his or her own science investigations to determine the answers! Children will learn to ask their own scientific questions, discover value in failed ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Art of the Catapult

    Build Greek Ballistae, Roman Onagers, English Trebuchets, and More Ancient Artillery

    Whether playing at defending their own castle or simply chucking pumpkins over a fence, wannabe marauders and tinkerers will become fast acquainted with Ludgar, the War Wolf, Ill Neighbor, Cabulus, and the Wild Donkey-ancient artillery devices known commonly as catapults. Building these simple yet sophisticated machines introduces fundamentals of math and physics using levers, force, torsion, ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Explore Forces and Motion!

    With 25 Great Projects

    Illustrated by Bryan Stone ...
    series Explore Your World
    Everything moves! Kids run around the playground, cars drive on the road, and balls fly through the air. What causes all this motion? Physics! Forces and motion rule the way everything moves through space.In Explore Forces and Motion! With 25 Great Projects, readers ages 7 through 10 discover that the push and pull of every object on the planet and in space depends on how a force acts upon it. ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Isaac Newton and Physics for Kids

    His Life and Ideas with 21 Activities

    series For Kids series
    Isaac Newton was as strange as he was intelligent. In a few short years, he made astounding discoveries in physics, astronomy, optics, and mathematics— yet never told a soul. Though isolated, snobbish, and jealous, he almost single-handedly changed the course of scientific advancement and ushered in the Enlightenment. Newton invented the refracting telescope, explained the motion of planets and ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Flying Machine Book

    Build and Launch 35 Rockets, Gliders, Helicopters, Boomerangs, and More

    by Bobby Mercer ...
    series Science in Motion
    Calling all future Amelia Earharts and Chuck Yeagers—there's more than one way to get off the ground. Author and physics teacher Bobby Mercer will show readers 35 easy-to-build and fun-to-fly contraptions that can be used indoors or out. Better still, each of these rockets, gliders, boomerangs, launchers, and helicopters are constructed for little or no cost using recycled materials. The Flying ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction

    Make mayhem from your stationery with 35 models to build yourself

    by John Austin ...
    series Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction
    We've come a long way from the Peashooter Era: with the advent of modern household products and office supplies - foldback clips, clothespins, rubber bands, ballpoint pens, toothpicks, paper clips and plastic utensils - the everyday junk drawer can hold all the materials needed to create pocket-sized weaponry.Whether you're slowing dying of boredom in a stuffy office, plotting revenge on your ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Life in a Bucket of Soil

    series Dover Children's Science Books
    The soil in forests, meadows, and fields — even in vacant city lots or your own backyard — swarms with countless tiny creatures, most of which are born, struggle for life, and die just beneath the earth’s surface. In fact, you can find a bountiful sampling of these underground inhabitants simply by filling a bucket with soil. The small animals you’re likely to find are vividly described in this ... Read more

    $8.73 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Mason Jar Scientist

    30 Jarring STEAM-Based Projects

    by Brenda Priddy ...
    Fun, STEAM-based experiments and activities to do at home—all within a mason jar!Scientific learning doesn't have to stop when kids hop off the school bus. With The Mason Jar Scientist, you and your kids can have a blast together while learning about fascinating scientific topics! This book provides dozens of practical, hands-on experiments illustrating scientific principles—that can all be done ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Everything Kids' Easy Science Experiments Book

    Explore the world of science through quick and fun experiments!

    series Everything® Kids
    Why is the sky blue? What makes a balloon float? Why can't I see in the dark?You can discover the answers to these questions and more with The Everything Kids' Easy Science Experiments Book. Using easy-to-find household materials like soda bottles and flashlights, you can build bubbles, create plastic--even make raisins dance! All of the experiments are kid-tested and educational--but more ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Science Magic Tricks

    by Nathan Shalit ...
    series Dover Children's Science Books
    Over 50 safe tricks — all based on scientific principles. Grade-schoolers using common, everyday items will soon be performing such mystifying feats as making squares and lines disappear, creating a magical doorway out of paper, cutting glass with scissors, inserting a pin in a balloon without popping it, and much more. ... Read more

    $8.73 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Science Experiments to Blow Your Mind!

    Hold on to your lab goggles and get ready to have your mind blown!From microwave soap monsters to make-your-own lava lamps, this book is bursting with brilliant experiments that will teach you everything you need to know about the appliance of science. All of the projects can easily be performed at home, and clear instructions are accompanied by entertaining images and informative text. It's the ... Read more

    $3.99 AUD

  • We Dare You

    Hundreds of Fun Science Bets, Challenges, and Experiments You Can Do at Home

    by Vicki Cobb ...
    Would you believe that you could throw an egg across the room without breaking it? Burn a candle underwater? We Dare You! is a gigantic collection of irresistible, easy-to-perform science experiments, tricks, bets, and games kids can do at home with everyday household objects. Thanks to the principles of gravity, mechanics, fluids, logic, geometry, energy, and perception, kids will find countless ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Wild Child

    A Journey Through Nature

    by Dara McAnulty ...
    Illustrated by Barry Falls ...
    Join brilliant young naturalist Dara McAnulty – winner of the 2020 Wainwright Prize for his book Diary of a Young Naturalist – on a nature walk and experience the joy of connecting with the natural world on your multi sensory journey.This beautiful gift book, illustrated in full colour by Barry Falls, is divided into five sections: looking out of the window, venturing out into the garden, walking ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Human Anatomy in Full Color

    by John Green ...
    series Dover Children's Science Books
    The human body is an infinitely complex marvel of fine design, superbly adapted to its functions. A host of specialized organs, bones, muscles, nerve fibers, blood vessels, and other anatomical features work together in harmony to maintain the network of interrelated body systems necessary to maintain life. Now the component parts of this intricate flesh-and-blood machine are clearly revealed in ... Read more

    $13.13 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Martin Gardner's Science Magic

    Tricks and Puzzles

    series Dover Magic Books
    Make an eggshell turn a somersault, spin a coin so that it lands on "heads," teach a bear to climb a string, and perform other acts of scientific wizardry! Martin Gardner, the master of mathematical puzzles, shares more than 80 of his finest magic tricks, teaching children and adults the scientific properties behind water, air, fire, heat, motion, gravity, inertia, friction, electricity, magnetism ... Read more

    $7.32 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus