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Taylor-Butler, Christine

Experiments with Magnets and Metals

(4) K-3 My Science Investigations series. After a too-brief introduction to the underlying science and a description of scientific method, readers are guided through a series of basic experiments (testing metals and nonmetals for magnetic attraction; plant growth conditions). Proper procedure is emphasized throughout, and readers are encouraged to ask their own research questions. Color photographs show children engaged in the activities. Reading list, websites. Glos., ind. Review covers these My Science Investigations titles: Experiments with Magnets and Metals and Experiments with Plants.


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