Science experiments with simple machines

This series explores scientific topics through experiments, stressing the importance of practical back-up to scientific principles and the need for observation in experiments as much as results. The experiments are designed to be informative and fun and use equipment that is readily available.

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Subject(s)Design and technology
Author(s)Sally Nankivell-Aston, Dorothy Jackson
Age5-7, 7-11
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Shelf reference372.358 NAN
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