Blood and Guts

A Working Guide to Your Own Insides

Author: Linda Allison,David Katz

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780613033930

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 127

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Discusses the elements of the human body with suggestions for related experiements and projects.
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Brown Paper School book: Blood and Guts

Author: The Yolla Bolly Press

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780316034432

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 127

View: 7252

Discusses the elements of the human body. Includes suggestions for related experiments and projects.
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Math For Smarty Pants

Author: Marilyn Burns,Martha Weston

Publisher: Turtleback

ISBN: 9780613827300

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 5341

Text, illustrations, and suggested activities offer a common-sense approach to mathematic fundamentals for those who are slightly terrified of numbers.
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Gee, Wiz!

How to Mix Art and Science Or the Art of Thinking Scientifically

Author: Linda Allison,David Katz

Publisher: Little Brown

ISBN: 9780316034456

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 7995

Presents projects to perform, using materials commonly found around the house, that enable Smart Art to present logical explanations for the magic and mystery created by Wiz.
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The Book of Think

Or, How to Solve a Problem Twice Your Size

Author: Marilyn Burns

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780316117432

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 125

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Compilation of puzzles, exercises and brain teasers requiring the use of problem-solving skills.
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The Body Book

Author: Donald M. Silver,Patricia Wynne

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 9780590492393

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 8914

Provides a variety of projects and lessons to teach elementary students about the workings of the human body.
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The I Hate Mathematics! Book

Author: Marilyn Burns

Publisher: Paw Prints

ISBN: 9781442061583

Category:

Page: 96

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This book is for non-believers of all ages. It was written especially for children who have been convinced by the attitudes of adults that mathematics is (1) impossible (2) only for bright kids (3) no fun at all anyway. This book says that maths is nothing more than a way of looking at the world and that it can be relevant to everyday life (Street maths) and fun (How many sides does a banana have?). Hundreds of mathematical events, jokes, riddles, puzzles, investigations and experiments prove it!
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This Book is about Time

Author: Marilyn Burns,Martha Weston

Publisher: Little Brown

ISBN: 9780316117500

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 127

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Describes when, why, and how people started to measure time and discusses such topics as time zones, biorhythms, and jet lag. Also includes instructions for a variety of related projects.
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The Book of Where, Or, How to be Naturally Geographic

Author: Neill Bell

Publisher: Little Brown

ISBN: 9780316088312

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 119

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Text, illustrations, and suggested activities outline such basic concepts of geography as scale, maps, the globe, continental plates, and oceans.
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Blood, Bones and Body Bits

Author: Nick Arnold

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks

ISBN: 9780590138598

Category: Anatomy

Page: 158

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A humorous look at human anatomy answers such questions as why animals live on eyelashes, where food goes after it is swallowed, and why dead people need a haircut.
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Understanding Your Senses

Author: Rebecca Treays,Gillian Doherty,Emma Danes

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794508524

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 31

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Explains how the five senses work and provides fun facts including how illusions work and why feet are ticklish.
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The Shift

One Nurse, Twelve Hours, Four Patients' Lives

Author: Theresa Brown

Publisher: Algonquin Books

ISBN: 1616206020

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 272

View: 2281

Practicing nurse and "New York Times" columnist Theresa Brown invites us to experience a day in the life of a nurse working on a hospital s busy cancer ward. In the span of twelve hours, patients' lives can be lost, life-altering medical treatment decisions made, and dreams fulfilled or irrevocably stolen. Brown gives an unprecedented view into individual struggles as well as larger truths about medicine in this country, hope, healing, and humanity. "
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Blood and Guts in High School

Author: Kathy Acker

Publisher: Grove Press

ISBN: 9780802131935

Category: Fiction

Page: 165

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Janey Smith keeps a journal of her dreams and experiences as she is rejected by her father, kidnapped by thieves, and sold into prostitution
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Razzle Dazzle Doodle Art

Creative Play for You and Your Young Child

Author: Linda Allison,Martha Weston

Publisher: Little Brown & Company

ISBN: 9780316034654

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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Shows parents and caregivers how preschoolers can play and express themselves with art--at home and away from home--by using easily found items
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Understanding Your Body

Author: Rebecca Treays,Christyan Fox

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794510176

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 98

View: 8466

Introduces basic concepts about the human body, including how muscles make a skeleton move, how the brain works, and how blood flows to and from the heart.
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The Usborne Introduction To Genes & DNA

Internet Linked

Author: Susan Meredith,Anna Claybourne,Michael Jonathan Reiss,Stephen Moncrieff

Publisher: Usborne Pub Limited

ISBN: 9780794515621

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 63

View: 1936

Explains the role of DNA and genes in reproduction, and discusses heredity, the history of genetics, genetic engineering and cloning, and the ethical issues which they may raise.
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Janice VanCleave's The Human Body for Every Kid

Easy Activities that Make Learning Science Fun

Author: Janice VanCleave

Publisher: Jossey-Bass

ISBN: 9780471024088

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

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What makes the heart beat faster or slower? How do tightrope walkers keep their balance? Why does spinning fast cause dizziness? Explore the mysteries and the workings of the human body through this fascinating collection of ideas, projects, and activities. Have fun while you learn about everything from the body's basic building blocks to how the brain receives messages from other parts of the body. Make a model of a human cell that you can eat for dessert. Make a working model of a human lung from a soda bottle, a balloon, and a garbage bag. Through these and other activities, you'll find out how your lungs supply air to your blood and your heart pumps blood throughout your body; how your body sees, hears, feels, smells, and tastes the world around it; how you lose and regain up to five pounds of skin every year; and much more. Most of the materials you need are already part of you; the rest you will easily find around the house or classroom. Every activity has been "child tested" and can be performed safely and cheaply in the classroom, at a science fair, or at home. Also available in the series from Janice VanCleave: Astronomy for Every Kid Biology for Every Kid Chemistry for Every Kid Dinosaurs for Every Kid Earth Science for Every Kid Geography for Every Kid Geometry for Every Kid Math for Every Kid Physics for Every Kid Kids.
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Complete Book of the Human Body

Author: Anna Claybourne

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474902939

Category:

Page: 112

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A fact-packed, illustrated introduction to the human body and how it works. Full of extraordinary photographs plus activities and experiments to try, it explores everything from allergies to brain waves, from x-rays to zits.
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The Reasons for Seasons

Author: Gail Gibbons

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780823412389

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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A simple description of how seasons are caused by the positions of the Earth and the Sun also discusses the delights of each of the seasons
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