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The New Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756689252

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 9934

Bring key school subjects to life for your child with The New Children's Encyclopedia. With hundreds of topics, thousands of fantastic pictures, your child will find countless ways to find out more about everything. Open up a whole universe of knowledge and wonder for your child. Starting with an exciting voyage through outer space, they'll explore the living world, people and places and even have an under-the-skin encounter with the workings of the human body. Perfect for dipping in and out of, or for reading through, your child will learn from special features including maps, charts, timelines and thousands of facts on key curriculum topics. Perfect for homework, projects or just for fun!

Scholastic Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Scholastic Inc

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780439438162

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 710

View: 8380

A current, fact-filled, full-color reference presents brief articles on a wide variety of topics from Abolition Movement and Earthquakes to Prehistoric Peoples and Zoology.

First Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241206768

Category:

Page: 312

View: 9143

Discover everything you ever wanted to know about anything with this first reference book for young readers and writers An inspiring and comprehensive collection of the best in the DK First Reference series, all gathered together in one superb volume. From prehistoric life to space travel, bacteria to the human brain, help your child discover all about the world we live in. They'll discover how life on Earth began, how the human body works, how people lived in Ancient Egypt, why some dinosaurs were so huge, what makes machines work, the countries of the world and much, much more. Full of fantastic photos, bite-sized facts and quiz questions kids will love getting their teeth into, there's lots to see and explore. Perfect for homework or just for fun. Go ahead; let your child find out more about everything!

Children's Encyclopedia of American History

Author: David C. King,DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465428431

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 2209

Full-color maps, photographs, and paintings illustrate a comprehensive reference guide to American history.

Science A Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241185084

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 8485

A stunning visual encyclopedia for kids, covering every aspect of science Science: A Children's Encyclopedia brings all the essentials of science from elements and energy to gravity and the Periodic Table to life with astonishing pictures for kids. Packed with fun facts for kids, this encyclopedia will dazzle your child with interesting facts on everything from electricity and engines to sound and waves. Full of high-quality photos and innovative graphics that help to demonstrate key concepts. Science: A Children's Encyclopedia uses clear, age-appropriate text that makes even complex topics easy to understand and is ideal for homework reference. Science: A Children's Encyclopedia is the perfect accessible encyclopedia packed with pictures and fun facts for kids that will give a comprehensive introduction of key topics including gravity and the Periodic Table which entertain and inform children.

Space A Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DORLING KINDERSLEY,Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405353759

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 6667

Everything you ever wanted to know about spaceTake your child on a journey to space and beyond, they’ll learn what space is and take a whirl around the sun, moon and stars.Packed with out-of-this-world pictures from NASA and ESA missions, they’ll explore our universe as never before. Exclusive interviews, eyewitness accounts, incredible facts and more will teach them everything they need to know.It’s an incredible look at the universe in which we live – perfect for space enthusiasts and budding astronomers.

Childrens Encyclopedia

Author: Felicity Brooks

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781409577669

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 320

View: 6754

A reference book for young readers covering a wide range of topics from art and animals to new technology. Arranged thematically and illustrated with over 1500 photos, illustrations and diagrams. QR codes allow readers to access hundreds of carefully selected websites, downloadable pictures and quizzes--straight to a mobile phone or tablet. The best of both worlds: a traditional reference book to keep and pore over, plus the best and most up-to-date information on the web, accessed via the Usborne Quicklinks site and QR codes. All internet links are thoroughly researched, checked and monitored for quality and online safety.

CHILDREN'S ENCYCLOPEDIA - PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY

Author: V&S EDITORIAL BOARD

Publisher: V&S Publishers

ISBN: 9352150406

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 148

View: 2298

The present book, Physics and Chemistry is one among the five books of the series, Children's Encyclopedia - The World of Knowledge. The book has been broadly divided into two parts- Physics and Chemistry. The part that deals with Physics contains simple and fully coloured illustrative chapters on Energy, Magnetism, Electricity, Light, Sound, Force, Motion, Atomic and Nuclear Energy, Pressure, Relativity, etc. The second part exclusively deals with Chemistry containing a detailed and diagrammatic description of Matter and its Properties, Mass, Volume and Density, all about Atoms, Molecules and Elements, Compounds and Mixtures, Reactions and Changes between Solids, Liquids and Gases, etc. Hence dear readers, grab the book as soon as you can, for it's a treasure trove of knowledge and information, and if you happen to be a school student, you can even use it as a reference book or guide. Happy Reading and Learning too!

Geography

A Children's Encyclopedia

Author: John Woodward

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781409329602

Category: Geography

Page: 304

View: 6459

Explore the geographical wonders of Earth, from weather, to water to climates and ecosystems Geography A Children's Encyclopedia is the ultimate children's guide to our planet, covering the geological and environmental processes that (literally) shape our world, from ice ages to global warming, earthquakes to tsunamis. Explore the wonders of the natural world, from the peak of Everest to the very bottom of the Mariana Trench, learning the whole way. Full of beautiful pictures bringing the natural world to life, this encyclopedia shows Earth at its most amazing. Colourful diagrams describe geological processes while the water cycle and the structure of a rainforest canopy are fully explained. Physical and political maps will bring school projects extra wow, and fact files describe each continent and country, revealing everyday life around the globe. Children can carry the world wherever they go with Geography A Children's Encyclopedia - from the deserts of Africa to the low countries of Europe, the lush forests of Brazil to the coral reefs of Indonesia and Australia, this book expands horizons and creates a fantastic grounding in the sciences of geography, geology and sociology.

The Usborne Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Jane Elliott,Colin King,Susan Crawford,Annabel Craig

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780746045527

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 144

View: 1743

Packed with facts, this miniature encyclopaedia is designed to be both fascinating and fun to use and covers a vast scope of information, from the Earth, its plants and animals, to its people and discoveries.

Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465456643

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 600

View: 1719

Over three million copies and 25 years later, Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is revised and updated with the latest facts, figures, and technologies. Covering more than 380 topics from dinosaurs to digital technology, this highly visual guide engages young readers with photographic spreads and illustrations annotated with amazing trivia. Featuring full-color photographs, maps, cutaway diagrams, charts, and more, Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is written in a clear and child-friendly style with updates that include recent space missions, scientific breakthroughs, and the latest significant events. Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is perfect for reports, homework, and independent research. A great addition to any bookshelf, Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia is the essential book for curious young readers who want to know about everything.

The Kingfisher Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Jennifer Justice

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 9780753457672

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 480

View: 1783

Presents more than 400 brief, alphabetically arranged entries on a variety of topics.

Art a Children's Encyclopedia

Author: David Taylor,Susie Taylor

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241297650

Category: Art

Page: 208

View: 5887

This beautiful art book for children charts the evolution of the greatest cultural achievements in painting, sculpture and photography. Art- A Children's Encyclopedia traces the development of painting, from prehistoric cave drawings to the Mona Lisa to contemporary street art. Get to grips with world-famous sculptures, including the Terracotta Army and Michelangelo's David. Find out about photography, from pinhole cameras to digital imagery and iconic photography such as Neil Leifer's Ali versus Liston. With amazing facts, clear explanations, and stunning photography, Art- A Children's Encyclopediais the essential introduction to the art world for children.

The New Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Fleur Star,DK Publishing, Inc

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405336587

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 3853

From giant galaxies to microscopic bacteria, an encyclopedia that explores and explains the world we live in and beyond. In eBook format Bring key school subjects to life for your child with this encyclopedia packed with hundreds of topics, thousands of fantastic pictures and countless ways to find out more about everything. Open up a whole universe of knowledge and wonder for your child. Starting with an exciting voyage through outer space, they�ll explore the living world, people and places and even have an under-the-skin encounter with the workings of the human body. Perfect for dipping in and out of, or for reading through, your child will learn from special features including maps, charts, timelines and thousands of facts on key curriculum topics. Perfect for homework, projects or just for fun!

Children's Encyclopedia - Ocean

Author: Belinda Gallagher

Publisher: Miles Kelly Publishing

ISBN: 9781782091080

Category: Marine ecology

Page: 224

View: 6961

Children's Encyclopedia Ocean is packed with amazing facts about the world's oceans and beyond! Children aged 7+ will dive into this highly visual encyclopedia, which includes detailed information about coral reefs, seashores and marine life. With captivating images, fun illustrations and expert information, Children's Encyclopedia Ocean is the ultimate guide to ocean life. Children can discover how coral reefs grow, which whale can sing and what are the most famous shipwrecks found at the bottom of the ocean. Learning is encouraged through quizzes, fun cartoons and simple projects that can be done at home. This is a great ocean encyclopedia for kids aged 7+. Essential topics covered in Children's Encyclopedia Ocean: Seashore: Land meets sea, Estuaries and lagoons, and Seaside adventures Coral Reefs: Coral animals, The Great Barrier Reef, and Underwater explorers Deep Ocean: In deep water, Monsters of the deep, and Glow in the dark Whales and Dolphins: Inside whales and dolphins, Fast and sleek, and Getting together Shipwrecks: Diving discoveries, Pirate wrecks, and Shipwreck mysteries Examples of 'I don't believe it' fascinating facts: Coral reefs are very slow growers. A reef can grow about 10 centimetres a year if conditions are just right how much have you grown in the last year? The seabed of the Antarctic Ocean had some mega-sized animals. Scientists found giant spiders and worms, and fish with huge eyes and body parts that scientists described as 'dangly bits'. The sperm whale has the biggest brain in the world. It weighs about 8 kilograms - that's over five times the size of a human brain. But its large brain does not mean that it is the cleverest anima

Children S Encyclopedia of Space

Author: Clare Hibbert

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781784284671

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 128

View: 2275

From asteroids to auroras and moons to the Milky Way, this jam-packed encyclopedia contains everything you need to know about space! Perfect for budding astronauts aged 8 and up.

DK Children's Encyclopedia

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465472428

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 7332

A brand-new, traditional general reference title for kids ages 7-9 that encompasses all that DK is about: age-appropriate, jargon-free text accompanied by detailed images on a variety of topics all in one place, from science and nature to history and the arts. Packed with information, each single-page entry-organized A to Z-in DK Children's Encyclopedia features a key topic explained in a concise, age-appropriate, highly visual manner, with fun facts and extensive cross-references revealing the links between subject areas. Kids can learn about Ancient Rome, chemistry, evolution, microscopic life, robots, vikings, and so much more. Written and compiled by a team of experts, vetted by educational consultants, and properly leveled to the reading age, DK Children's Encyclopedia is set to become DK's next landmark reference title, and is the ultimate book of knowledge for kids.

DK Children's Encyclopedia

Author: Dorling Kindersley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780241283868

Category: Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries

Page: 304

View: 4590

The ultimate illustrated children's encyclopedia full of information and amazing images on over 250 key topics arranged from A to Z. This is the book that explains everything for kids aged 7 to 9. Packed with thousands of incredible and essential facts on favourite - and KS2 - subjects, DK Children's Encyclopedia covers nine different colour coded subject areas: art, people, history, earth, nature, science, technology, space and human body. Arranged alphabetically, every page in this children's encyclopedia is packed with fun facts and amazing photographs. Your child can dive straight in working from the front to the back or jump to a page that catches their eye to discover all about our wonderful world. If they are not sure where to go next, the 'See also' boxes will suggest related topics. This lets children make links across topics and subject areas and create their own journey through DK Children's Encyclopedia. There are also comprehensive content and index pages and a glossary which lists of some of the more difficult words with an explanation. While the reference section contains useful lists, diagrams and tables, including a map of the world and lists of great artists, scientists and writers. Finally there are 'The Story of...' pages which bring together information about different subjects to get children thinking about things from lots of different angles. Inspiring and informative, the DK Children's Encyclopedia is a classic encyclopedia and a book of wonder that will absorb and engage children for many hours. Here's a selection of the topics in DK Children's Encyclopedia: Ancient Egypt, Asia, Astronauts, Books, Brain, Cars, Coding, Compass, Dance, Dinosaurs, Electricity, Engines, Farming, Flowers, Food, Gemstones, Galaxies, Heart, Incas, Insects, Jupiter, Knights, Law, Magnets, Milky Way, Money, Music, North America, Oceania, Pirates, Plastic, Rainforests, Reptiles, Robots, Sight, Skin, Sport, Theatre, Touch, Trains, Uranus, Vikings, Volume, Weather, Zoo

Children's Encyclopedia History

Author: Belinda Gallagher

Publisher: Miles Kelly Publishing

ISBN: 9781782091844

Category: Civilization, Ancient

Page: 224

View: 6586

Containing five sections, this Children's Encyclopedia of History has clear, concise text presented as 500 numbered paragraphs. Feature panels test knowledge and highlight incredible facts. Learn about ancient civilizations such as the Egyptians and Greeks.

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