Head Start on Science (A): Encouraging a Sense of Wonder
A Head Start on Science: Encouraging a Sense of Wonder
For young children, the whole world can be a laboratory for learning. This treasury of early childhood science activities is designed to nurture a child's natural curiosity through 89 hands-on activities. Grouped into seven stimulating science and nature topic areas (the senses, weather, physical science, critters, water and water mixtures, seeds, and nature walks), this book is ready to use in any education setting. Excellent for elementary schools, pre-K programs, Head Start, Early Head Start, after school and extended day care programs. Includes clear background information and master materials lists, along with reproducible Family Science Connection sheets to send home so the whole family can share in the learning experiences. Head Startactivities are designed to be used with easy-to-find supplies. A perfect science head start for young children ages 3 through 7, from the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA).