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Lessons from the sand: : family-friendly science activities you can do on a Carolina beach, Charles O. Pilkey and Orrin H. Pilkey, (ebook)

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Lessons from the sand: : family-friendly science activities you can do on a Carolina beach
Title
Lessons from the sand:
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family-friendly science activities you can do on a Carolina beach
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Charles O. Pilkey and Orrin H. Pilkey
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eng
Summary
Ever wonder where sand comes from? Or why shells are colored differently? Or how to estimate the size of a wave? Featuring more than forty fun hands-on activities for families with children, Lessons from the Sand reveals the science behind the amazing natural wonders found on the beaches of North Carolina and South Carolina. Easy-to-do experiments will help parents and kids discover the ways water, wind, sand, plants, animals, and people interact to shape the constantly changing beaches we love to visit. Featuring colorful illustrations and clear instructions, most activities require nothing more than an observant eye and simple tools found at local stores. You will learn about geology, weather, waves and currents, the critters that live on our beaches, and the environmental issues that threaten them. Chapters also include indoor activities for rainy days and activities for nighttime discovery. This book will become an indispensable companion for families, teachers, and students heading to the Carolina coast for years to come
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Midwest
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Pilkey, Charles O
Dewey number
552/.5
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1934-
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  • Pilkey, Orrin H.
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Series statement
A Southern gateways guide
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  • Beaches
  • Beaches
  • Science
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
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Lessons from the sand: : family-friendly science activities you can do on a Carolina beach, Charles O. Pilkey and Orrin H. Pilkey, (ebook)
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781469627380
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11720081
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remote
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11720081
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MWT11720081
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Lessons from the sand: : family-friendly science activities you can do on a Carolina beach, Charles O. Pilkey and Orrin H. Pilkey, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781469627380
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11720081
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11720081
System control number
MWT11720081
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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