Begin a lifetime of scientific investigation and understanding with 29 fun experiments in five key areas: nature, physics, chemistry, air, and water.
Learn what plants need in order to grow, observe the clouds, see how water climbs, watch plants sweat, and investigate plant propagation. Discover how a magnifying glass enlarges, how colors mix, how static electricity attracts, how sundials tell time, and how a motion picture works. Investigate air pressure, air flow, hovercraft, paper airplanes, and suction. Write secret messages, float a paper clip, blow super bubbles, observe capillary action, and test displacement. Build a soap-driven boat, mix oil and water, experiment with evaporation, paint with sugar, and watch colors separate.
With a 48-page illustrated guidebook, Stepping into Science teaches science fundamentals with step-by-step, hands-on experiments, while also introducing children to the scientific method itself.WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD — Small parts. Toy contains a small ball. Not for children under 3 yrs.
Piece Count: 58
Manual Pages: 48
Product Dimensions: 14.6 x 11.5 x 3.1 in.
Product Weight: 1.8 lbs
Manual Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.25 in.
Batteries Required: N/A
Country of Origin: Germany
Year Released: 2015
2011 Teachers' Choice Award
2007 Parents’ Choice Approved Award
2007 Preferred Choice Award from Creative Child Magazine
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