Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Big Science for Little People: 52 Activities to Help You and Your Child Discover the Wonders of Science” as Want to Read:
Big Science for Little People: 52 Activities to Help You and Your Child Discover the Wonders of Science
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Big Science for Little People: 52 Activities to Help You and Your Child Discover the Wonders of Science

3.87  ·  Rating details ·  15 ratings  ·  5 reviews
Make your child's first forays into science fun! 52 clever and easy experiments for things that will zip, zoom, and fly, and fizz, bubble, and burst. For children ages 4 to 8.
Introduce future engineers, inventors, naturalists, and artists to the physics and chemistry, biology and ecology behind everyday play. Create chemical reactions, explore gravity and friction, transf
...more
Paperback, 176 pages
Published September 20th 2016 by Roost Books
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Big Science for Little People, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Big Science for Little People

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

Showing 1-45
3.87  · 
Rating details
 ·  15 ratings  ·  5 reviews


Filter
 | 
Sort order
Sandy
Jan 22, 2019 rated it it was amazing
What a fantastic, hands-on, science book for children. There are 52 activities to have fun with in this small nonfiction book. I wasn’t expected such a small book but it’s perfect for small hands.

There are many activities inside this book that I am excited to attempt. From the Exploding Lunch Bag, Magic Milk, to the Garden Hose Tuba. I found some activities that I have successfully attempted in the past and I found some activities that just didn’t interest me. I was glad that it had such a vari
...more
Amber Jacobsen
Jan 15, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This was a gift. Really good! We done a few so far and it's really good at explaining the scientific theory in a way my 5 year old can understand.
Critterbee❇
Apr 19, 2016 rated it liked it
Shelves: netgalley, crafty, f
Full of wonderful science experiments that can be done with items and ingredients found in most homes. The experiments vary from making a vinegar and baking soda explosion and growing mold on bread, to creating a contained rainstorm and growing geodes inside eggs.

This is a must have for any parent! The projects are fun and educational, and create interest in and excitement about science at a young age. All of the ingredients called for are easy to find at home or a typical grocery store. There
...more
Sarah
May 12, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Great experiments, explanations, and book layout!

I received an ARC from NetGalley.
Peter
Nov 30, 2016 rated it it was ok
Shelves: science
Lack of color photos make this books less interesting than it could have been.
Jackie Cassidy
rated it it was amazing
Nov 23, 2016
Bart King
rated it it was amazing
Dec 07, 2017
Dana
rated it liked it
May 19, 2016
Jessi
rated it liked it
Nov 08, 2016
Melodie
rated it liked it
Nov 29, 2016
Rosemary
rated it it was amazing
Jan 07, 2017
Aldene
rated it really liked it
Jan 25, 2019
Stephanie Nyhof
rated it liked it
Sep 26, 2017
Nina
rated it liked it
Apr 13, 2017
Melanie Craw
rated it really liked it
Jan 18, 2018
Lisa
marked it as to-read
Aug 15, 2016
Erin
marked it as to-read
Sep 21, 2016
Holly
marked it as to-read
Sep 21, 2016
Brittany Harrington
is currently reading it
Sep 22, 2016
JD Wallace
marked it as to-read
Sep 25, 2016
Marci
marked it as to-read
Sep 29, 2016
Kim
marked it as to-read
Oct 08, 2016
Jennifer
marked it as to-read
Oct 17, 2016
Michelle
marked it as to-read
Nov 18, 2016
Andrea
is currently reading it
Nov 20, 2016
MK
added it
Dec 09, 2016
Nathan and Rachel Ann
marked it as to-read
Jan 16, 2017
Erin Spencer
marked it as to-read
Mar 02, 2017
Dawn
marked it as to-read
Mar 09, 2017
Heather
marked it as to-read
May 22, 2017
Lindsey
marked it as to-read
Jul 26, 2017
Carmen
marked it as to-read
Sep 18, 2017
Meral
marked it as to-read
Oct 01, 2017
Q
marked it as to-read
Oct 23, 2017
Andi
marked it as to-read
Jan 20, 2018
Rose
marked it as to-read
Jan 27, 2018
Vanessa Giguere
marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2018
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »