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Janice VanCleave's constellations for every kid: easy activities that make learning science fun

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Where can you find Leo the lion? How can you bring a constellation into your room? What are the oldest stars? How did the Milky Way Galaxy get its name? Now you can explore the answers to these and other questions in Janice VanCleave's Constellations for Every Kid. Find the constellations Draco, Libra, Hydra, Hercules, and many more from your own backyard. Make a star disk that can track star movements. Find out what a balloon can tell us about stars. With activities like making an astronomer's flashlight and a shoebox planetarium, Janice VanCleave's Constellations for Every Kid will have you reaching for the stars. Each of the activities begins with a statement of purpose, followed by a list of materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easy-to-understand explanation. Every activity has been pretested and can be performed safely and inexpensively at home or in the classroom. Also available in this 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 * ECOLOGY FOR EVERY KID * GEOGRAPHY FOR EVERY KID * GEOMETRY FOR EVERY KID * THE HUMAN BODY FOR EVERY KID * MATH FOR EVERY KID * OCEANS FOR EVERY KID * PHYSICS FOR EVERY KID
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9780471159797
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display_description Describes twenty of the most prominent constellations, including the Big Dipper, Orion, and Cancer, explains how to locate them, and provides instructions for related activities.
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series Science for every kid
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subject_facet Astronomy -- Observers' manuals -- Juvenile literature, Constellations -- Juvenile literature, Constellations -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature
title_display Janice VanCleave's constellations for every kid : easy activities that make learning science fun
title_full Janice VanCleave's constellations for every kid : easy activities that make learning science fun VanCleave, Janice Pratt.
title_short Janice VanCleave's constellations for every kid :
title_sub easy activities that make learning science fun
topic_facet Activity programs, Astronomy, Constellations, Study and teaching