Let's Try It Out With Towers and Bridges

Let's Try It Out With Towers and Bridges

Hands-on Early-learning Science Activities

Book - 2003
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Baker & Taylor
Offers activities using safe, familiar, and easy-to-obtain objects, including such projects as making a paper bridge span, creating a clay foundation, and building a tower of blocks.

Simon and Schuster

What keeps trees from falling over?

How do skyscrapers stand so tall?

What makes a bridge strong?

Let's try it out!

Let's Try It Out with Towers and Bridges contains fun-filled activities that encourage young children to use familiar and safe objects found in their homes or classrooms to make observations about how things work. Whether building a sturdy tower of blocks, creating a solid foundation with clay, or making a paper bridge span short and long distances without falling down, children will have fun while they begin to learn important and basic science concepts.

In this innovative series for young children, acclaimed science writer Seymour Simon and Nicole Fauteux encourage children to explore the world around them as they play. Each book contains tips for parents and caregivers on how to create positive learning experiences for even the littlest of scientists.

Charming and lively illustrations by New York Times best-selling illustrator Doug Cushman ensure that the LET'S TRY IT OUT series is as much fun to look at as it is to try out!

What keeps trees from falling over?

How do skyscrapers stand so tall?

What makes a bridge strong?

Let's try it out!

Let's Try It Out with Towers and Bridges contains fun-filled activities that encourage young children to use familiar and safe objects found in their homes or classrooms to make observations about how things work. Whether building a sturdy tower of blocks, creating a solid foundation with clay, or making a paper bridge span short and long distances without falling down, children will have fun while they begin to learn important and basic science concepts.

In this innovative series for young children, acclaimed science writer Seymour Simon and Nicole Fauteux encourage children to explore the world around them as they play. Each book contains tips for parents and caregivers on how to create positive learning experiences for even the littlest of scientists.

Charming and lively illustrations by New York Times best-selling illustrator Doug Cushman ensure that the LET'S TRY IT OUT series is as much fun to look at as it is to try out!



Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2003
ISBN: 9780689829239
068982923X
Branch Call Number: YS 624.1 SIM
Characteristics: [32] p. : col. ill. ; 22 x 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Cushman, Doug
Fauteux, Nicole

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