STEM: Physical Science

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30-Minute Chemistry Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Did you know that you can make plastic, snow, and even a lava lamp in less than 30 minutes? Clear, step-by-step instructions guide readers through the exciting science projects, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 540.78
  • Copyright: 2019

30-Minute Edible Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Step-by-step instructions and photos guide readers through projects that introduce them to the science of food. While shaking up butter and cooking candy, readers will learn about molecules, Read More →

  • Lexile: 780
  • Dewey: 507/.8
  • Copyright: 2019
6 titles

30-Minute Makers — Hardcover Set

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

This maker-focused series features science projects that can be completed in half an hour or less, and include QR codes leading to additional content. These high-interest titles are created… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2019
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $167.94
  • Your Price: $125.96
  • 6 titles

30-Minute Outdoor Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

From blowing bubbles to launching rockets, young scientists will love these exciting outdoor science projects. Clear step-by-step instructions guide readers through the project, and Science… Read More →

  • Lexile: 870
  • Dewey: 507/.8
  • Copyright: 2019

30-Minute Rainy Day Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

Stuck inside on a rainy day? Why not build a paper rocket? Detailed, step-by-step instructions and photos make these projects fast, easy, and fun! The activities in this book use common… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 745.5
  • Copyright: 2019

30-Minute Robotics Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

What can be created in 30 minutes or less? How about a robot? With clear step-by-step instructions and photos, these fun robotics projects with delight young makers and tech fans. The… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • Dewey: 629.8/92
  • Copyright: 2019

30-Minute Sustainable Science Projects

From the Series 30-Minute Makers

What can you do with recycled materials found in your home or at school in 30 minutes or less? How about making a pizza box oven? Clear step-by-step instructions and photos make these… Read More →

  • Lexile: 880
  • Dewey: 620
  • Copyright: 2019

A Maker's Guide to Axles

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

What is an axle, and how does it make life easier for us Earthlings? Join Maker, a supersmart alien engineer, in a deep dive into axles, from wind turbines to rolling pins. Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: 621.8/2
  • Copyright: 2022

A Maker's Guide to Levers

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

A smart but silly alien companion and toy-making activity make learning about levers tons of fun! Readers can discover how levers work and the types of levers we see in our everyday lives. Read More →

  • Lexile: 540
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022

A Maker's Guide to Pulleys

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Inquisitive makers will love learning about pulleys and how they work thanks to Maker, a wacky alien with a passion for simple machines! A hands-on back matter activity adds to the fun. Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022

A Maker's Guide to Screws

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

From lightbulbs and bottle caps to water taps and peanut butter lids, screws are everywhere! Learn about screws and make your own spinning top with the help of an alien engineer. Read More →

  • Lexile: 600
  • Dewey: 621.8/82
  • Copyright: 2022
6 titles

A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines — Hardcover Set

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Learn about axles, screws, wedges and more with a silly alien engineer who guides readers through hands-on projects that demonstrate the use of simple machines. Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $159.90
  • Your Price: $119.93
  • 6 titles

A Maker's Guide to Wedges

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

Join Maker, an alien who knows all about machines, for a look at wedges. Readers will learn about different types of wedges and how they help make life on Earth easier. Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022

A Maker's Guide to Wheels

From the Series A Maker's Guide to Simple Machines

What is a wheel and how is it used? Readers will learn the answer to these questions and more in this title all about wheels. A project where readers make a toy car adds opportunity for… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 621.8
  • Copyright: 2022
4 titles

Amazing Science Experiments — Hardcover Set

From the Series Amazing Science Experiments

Science comes alive through simple experiments that demonstrate scientific concepts including electricity, forces and motion, and states of matter. Simple step-by-step instructions describe… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2018
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles

Castle Attack: Make Your Own Medieval Battlefield

From the Series Tabletop Wars

Make models of castle buildings and little knights, and plan a medieval battle scene that uses the mini-launchers from other books in this series. All you need are everyday items and some… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • Dewey: 728.8/1
  • Copyright: 2017

Electricity Investigations

From the Series Key Questions in Physical Science (Alternator Books ® )

You probably know that electricity powers your computer and other electronics. But what is electricity? How does it work and where does it come from? Scientists have been asking questions… Read More →

  • Lexile: 910
  • Dewey: 537
  • Copyright: 2018

Electricity: What Makes Stuff Work?

From the Series Stickmen's Science Stars

The friendly science-mad Stickmen characters, are here to accompany you through your first steps in science, with a fascinating and fun look at what makes stuff work! Looking at electrical… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Copyright: 2020

Energy Investigations

From the Series Key Questions in Physical Science (Alternator Books ® )

You've probably heard lots of things about energy. You may know that your body needs energy or that there's energy in sunlight. But what exactly is energy? Where does it come from and where… Read More →

  • Lexile: 950
  • Dewey: 530
  • Copyright: 2018

Forces and Motion Investigations

From the Series Key Questions in Physical Science (Alternator Books ® )

Forces and motion are at work all around you—when you kick a ball, ride a bike, or drop a book. But what exactly are forces? And how do they make things move? For thousands of years,… Read More →

  • Lexile: 920
  • Dewey: 531/.11
  • Copyright: 2018

Forces and Motion: What Makes Stuff Move?

From the Series Stickmen's Science Stars

The friendly science-mad Stickmen characters are here to accompany you through your first steps in science with a fascinating and fun look at stuff that moves! Looking at pushing and pulling, Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Copyright: 2020

Forces of Nature: Experiments with Forces & Magnetism

From the Series Hands-On Science

Forces are all about movement—they explain how and why things move. Dig a little deeper and you'll find that magnetism is a big part of this, giving microscopic atoms the power to stick… Read More →

  • Lexile: 740
  • Copyright: 2019

Fun Experiments with Electricity: Mini Robots, Micro Lightning Strikes, and More

From the Series Amazing Science Experiments

Make a robot from a toothbrush, send Morse code messages by telegraph, and create your own lightning! These amazing science projects use readily available items and have simple step-by-step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 860
  • Dewey: 537.078
  • Copyright: 2018

Fun Experiments with Forces and Motion: Hovercrafts, Rockets, and More

From the Series Amazing Science Experiments

Make a rocket from a plastic bottle, a hovercraft from a balloon, and a drag racer from cardboard! These amazing science projects use readily available items and have simple step-by-step… Read More →

  • Lexile: 850
  • Dewey: 531/.11078
  • Copyright: 2018