Booklists

Science Books

Actual Size

By: Steve Jenkins

ISBN: 9780618375943

Discusses and gives examples of the size and weight of various animals and parts of animals.

Ada Twist, Scientist

By: Andrea Beaty

ISBN: 9781419721373

Ada Twist is a very curious girl who shows perseverance by asking questions and performing experiments to find things out and understand the world.

All the Water in the World

By: George Ella Lyon

ISBN: 9781416971306

Introduces young children to the water cycle with simple text and illustrations.

Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building

By: Christy Hale

ISBN: 9781600606519

"A collection of concrete poetry, illustrations, and photographs that shows how young children's constructions, created as they play, are reflected in notable works of architecture from around the world. Includes biographies of the architects, quotations, and sources"--Provided by publisher.

An Egg is Quiet

By: Dianna Aston

ISBN: 9780811844284

Introduces readers to more than 60 types of eggs and an array of egg facts.

I Face the Wind

By: Vicki Cobb

ISBN: 9780688178413

Introduces the characteristics and actions of the wind through simple hands-on activities.

I Fall Down

By: Vicki Cobb

ISBN: 9780688178420

"Simple experiments introduce the basic concept of gravity and its relationship to weight." --MeL

I Hear a Pickle

By: Rachel Isadora

ISBN: 9780399160493

Children explore their five senses, learning what they can see, smell, hear, touch, and taste.

If I Built A Car

By: Chris Van Dusen

ISBN: 9780525474005

Jack describes the kind of car he would build--one with amazing accessories and with the capability of traveling on land, in the air, and on and under the sea.

I’m a Scientist: Backyard

By: Lisa Burke

ISBN: 9780756663063

"Introduces young readers to a wealth of experiments they can do right in their own backyards. Includes a number of plant-based experiments." --MeL

The Most Magnificent Thing

By: Ashley Spires

ISBN: 9781554537044

A little girl and her canine assistant set out to make the most magnificent thing, but despite their hard work, the end result is not what the girl had envisioned and she must develop a new strategy for success.

Oscar and the Frog: A Book About Growing

By: Geoff Waring

ISBN: 9780763635589

While at the pond, Oscar the kitten meets a frog who answers all of Oscar's questions about how animals are born and how they grow.

Parts

By: Tedd Arnold

ISBN: 9780803720404

A five-year-old boy thinks his body is falling apart untill he learns new teeth grow and hair and skin replace themselves.

Science is Simple

By: Peggy Ashbrook

ISBN: 9780876592724

"Presents instructions and materials lists for 250 activities designed to introduce thirty-nine science concepts for children from three to six years old." --MeL

Science Play!

By: Jill Frankel Hauser

ISBN: 9781885593207

Contains sixty-five activities that introduce readers to scientific exploration, including such subjects as weather, soil science, plants, color, and light.

The Tiny Seed

By: Eric Carle

ISBN: 9780887080159

A simple description of a flowering plant's life cycle through the seasons.

What is a Scientist?

By: Barbara Lehn

ISBN: 9780761312727

"Simple text and photographs depict children engaged in various activities that make up the scientific process." --MeL

What the World is Made of?

By: Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld

ISBN: 9780060271442

In simple text, presents the three states of matter, solid, liquid, and gas, and describes their attributes.