Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Book Review on "Matter: Its Properties & Its Changes"
This is an elementary chemistry book written for 3rd to 6th grade of the American education system. In this book, chemistry is made alive by infusing it with activities and applied learning. This dynamic full-color book provides over 20 great ways to learn about bubbles, water, colors, salt, and the periodic table, all through interactive lessons that ground students in their faith in God. The interesting contents also help tap into the natural curiosity of younger learners with activities utilizing common household items, teaching them why and how things work, what things are made of, and where they came from. Some of the topics covered in this book:
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Mommy's review of this book:
The moment Mommy receives this book, it is love at first sight! This elementary chemistry book is written in a very interactive and lively manner to keep the curiosity and interest of young learners. The book is full-coloured and has lots of questions, facts, activities, plus things for young learners to reflect upon their observations, surroundings and naturally-occuring things. Explanations on why things happen like this or like that are also explained in a very simple and easily understandable manner without being overloaded with too much scientific terms. Reading this book makes Mommy to want to go back to Mommy's primary schooldays. Overall, Mommy would give this book 4 stars out of 5.
Mommy receives this book free from New Leaf Publishing Group as part of book reviewers' programme. All opinions are purely Mommy's whereby the review need not necessarily be positive.