Janice VanCleave's Geometry for Every Kid: Easy Activities That Make Learning Geometry Fun (Science for Every Kid #106) (Paperback)

Janice VanCleave's Geometry for Every Kid: Easy Activities That Make Learning Geometry Fun (Science for Every Kid #106) By Janice Pratt VanCleave, Janice Van Cleave, VanCleave Cover Image

Janice VanCleave's Geometry for Every Kid: Easy Activities That Make Learning Geometry Fun (Science for Every Kid #106) (Paperback)

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This is book number 106 in the Science for Every Kid series.

How do you fold a sheet of paper into the shape of a whale? How doyou measure the area of a pizza pie? How can you draw a circlewithin a circle without lifting your pencil from the paper?

Now you can discover the answers to these and other fascinatingquestions about elementary geometry--the study of shapes. Packedwith illustrations, Geometry for Every Kid uses simple problems andactivities to teach about acute and obtuse angles, parallel andperpendicular lines, plane and space figures, and much more Byarranging the pieces of an intriguing Chinese puzzle called atangram, you'll explore all the different shapes you can form.You'll also learn how to create a colorful 3-D drawing that seemsto rise right off the page And, by building a geoboard, you'lldiscover a quick, fun way to compare the area of differentgeometric figures.

Each of the activities is broken down into its purpose, a list ofmaterials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and an easyto understand explanation. Every project has been pretested and canbe performed safely and inexpensively in the classroom or athome.

Also available in this series from Janice VanCleave:
* ASTRONOMY FOR EVERY KID
* BIOLOGY FOR EVERY KID
* CHEMISTRY FOR EVERY KID
* DINOSAURS FOR EVERY KID
* EARTH SCIENCE FOR EVERY KID
* GEOGRAPHY FOR EVERY KID
* THE HUMAN BODY FOR EVERY KID
* MATH FOR EVERY KID
* PHYSICS FOR EVERY KID.
JANICE VANCLEAVE is a former school science teacher and a captivating presenter at museums, schools, and bookstores nationwide. She is the author of over twenty other science books for children.
Product Details ISBN: 9780471311416
ISBN-10: 0471311413
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Publication Date: July 19th, 1994
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: Science for Every Kid