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Flip The Flaps: Planet Earth

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In Flip The Flaps: Planet Earth by Dr Mike Goldsmith, illustrated by Nicki Palin, children zoom up through protective layers of the atmosphere from the surface to outer space, following the Earth as it makes its yearly journey around the Sun. Young explorers lift the flaps to reveal answers about everything from the inner workings of our planet and why volcanoes erupt to f ...more
Paperback, 32 pages
Published April 24th 2012 by Kingfisher (first published 2010)
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Sarah Oyerinde
Flip the Flaps: Planet Earth, is a beautifully and brightly illustrated book that highlights different features of Earth including location of Earth, air, life on Earth, the oceans, inside Earth, volcanoes, and earthquakes. The information on each feature is basic and simply presented, making it easy for children to understand. The book also encourages children to ask questions by presenting questions and answers on the front and back of the flap.

I think this book is great for presenting scienti
Kellee Hao
Content: Earth Science: Earth
Grade: Kindergarten
Air, life on earth, the oceans, earthquakes, and volcanoes. What do they all have in common? They're all a part of our planet, Earth! What better way to introduce students to earth science and the features that makes us unique? First it's informative and very detailed, then it asks you related questions that have answers on the other side of the flip side. Isn't that a treat?!
Lisa Yi
Grade level: Kindergarten
Content Level: Earth Science - Earth
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Dr. Mike Goldsmith studied the philosophy of time and space at Keele University, where he also obtained his PhD in astrophysics. He was formerly the head of Acoustics at the UK’s National Physical Laboratory and is now an author of non-fiction books for children.
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