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Let's Make a Rainbow!: Seeing the Science of Light with Optical Physics (Everyday Science Academy)

Let's Make a Rainbow!: Seeing the Science of Light with Optical Physics (Everyday Science Academy)

Current price: $14.99
Publication Date: June 2nd, 2020
Publisher:
Sourcebooks Explore
ISBN:
9781492680604
Pages:
40
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Description

Equip the next generation of scientists with a brand new series from Chris Ferrie, the #1 science author for kids!

Rainbows are beautiful! As Red Kangaroo admires one arching across the sky, she wonders where rainbows come from—luckily, Dr. Chris has the answer! With just two ingredients and three simple steps, Red Kangaroo learns all about the science behind these wonderful, colorful sights!

Chris Ferrie offers a kid-friendly introduction to light refraction and optical physics in this installment of his new Everyday Science Academy series. Written by an expert, with real-world and practical examples, young readers will have a firm grasp of scientific and mathematical concepts to help answer many of their "why" questions.

Perfect for elementary-aged children and supports the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards.

About the Author

Chris Ferrie is an award-winning physicist and Senior Lecturer for Quantum Software and Information at the University of Technology Sydney. He has a Masters in applied mathematics, BMath in mathematical physics and a PhD in applied mathematics. He lives in Australia with his wife and children.