Science Projects for Holidays Throughout the Year Book

Science Projects for Holidays Throughout the Year Book

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Science Projects for Holidays Throughout the Year Book

Science Projects for Holidays Throughout the Year Book

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Science Projects for Holidays Throughout the Year Book

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Use holidays and other special days to engage in fun hands-on science. Kids bounce off the walls with enthusiasm and thrive on the excitement in the air. There are gifts to be made, cards to be sent, traditions to be celebrated and fun to be had. This unique approach to teaching science makes complex concepts meaningful while encouraging appreciation for cultural diversity and celebrations from around the world. Each motivating activity, perfect for home or school use, includes cross-curicular extensions, saftey tips, corollaries to the National Science Education Standards and suggested resources for further study.
  • 23 complete lessons
  • Includes historical and cultural background information
  • Cross-curricular integration
  • National Science Education Standards
  • 374 pages
  • Grades K5

    Includes such holidays as:

    • Birthdays
    • Grandparents Day - Early September
    • Autumn September-December
    • Columbus Day Early- to Mid-October
    • Halloween - October 31
    • Thanksgiving - Late November
    • Winter December-March
    • Hanukkah Later November or Early December
    • Chinese New Year Late January
    • Groundhog Day - February 2
    • Valentines Day - February 14
    • St. Patricks Day - March 17
    • Spring March-June
    • Earth Day March 21 or April 22
    • Easter Late March or Early April
    • April Fools Day April 1
    • Arbor Day April 22
    • Cinco de Mayo - May 5
    • Mothers Day - Second Sunday in May
    • Fathers Day - Third Sunday in June
    • Summer June-September

    Science Projects for Holidays throughout the Year is one of several books to result from the National Science Foundation-funded Teaching Science with Toys program and the Ohio Board of Regents -funded Science-Literature Integration program, located at Miami University in Ohio.

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SKU

RBK6506

Weight

2.3 lb

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