The Exploratorium Science Snackbook: Cook Up Over 100 Hands-On Science Exhibits from Everyday Materials
Publication date: September 2009
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)
Kids and teachers can build their own science projects based on exhibits from San Francisco's premiere science museum
This revised and updated edition offers instructions for building junior versions, or "snacks," of the famed Exploratorium's exhibits. The snacks, designed by science teachers, can be used as demonstrations, labs, or as student science projects and all 100 projects are easy to build from common materials. The Exploratorium, a renowned hands-on science museum founded by physicist and educator Frank Oppenheimer, is noted for its interactive exhibits that richly illustrate scientific concepts and stimulate learning.
- Offers a step-by-step guide for building dynamic science projects and exhibits
- Includes tips for creating projects made from easy-to-assembly items
- Thoroughly revised and updated, including new "snacks," images, and references