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Detailed Book Description
You might think people study chemistry only in laboratories or classrooms—but, actually, chemistry is everywhere!
We observe chemical reactions every day. Have you ever watched fireworks? That’s a chemical reaction. Have you ever found sour milk in your refrigerator? Another chemical reaction! There’s even chemistry happening inside your own body as you break down the food you eat into usable nutrients. In Chemical Reactions! With 25 Science Projects for Kids, readers ages 7 to 10 learn about the atoms and molecules that make up everything in our world and what happens when different atoms and molecules come in contact with each other.
Explore chemical reactions through 25 hands-on, STEM activities, fascinating facts, essential questions, links to online resources, and even jokes that help support deeper learning!
Try these hands-on chemistry experiments!
- Mix up some invisible ink
- Create a hydrophobic tower
- Make some magic sand
- Observe a disappearing eggshell
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Periodic Table of Elements
Mixtures: Be a Detective
Abracadabra: Chemical Reactions
Water, Acids, and Bases
It’s a Gas!