Light and Dark

Light and Dark

by Angela Royston


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My World of Science introduces simple science topics using everyday situations and objects that readers can recognize in the world around them. Light and Dark looks at daylight and darkness, electric lights, mirrors, transparent objects, light and shade, and shadows.

Each book includes:

large, colorful photographs

simple, informative text

questions to encourage active thinking

suggestions for more books to read

features of nonfiction text such as captions, labels, a glossary, and an index

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780750264396
Publisher: Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Publication date: 10/28/2010
Pages: 24
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range: 5 - 8 Years

About the Author

Angela Royston has written many books for young people, including books about people at work, animals, health and the environment.

Table of Contents

What Is Light? 4

DayLight 6

Darkness 8

Electric Lights 10

More Lights 12

Comparing Lights 14

Reflected Light 16

Mirrors 18

Transparent Objects 20

Objects that Block Light 22

Light and Shade 24

Shadows 26

Shadow Shapes 28

Glossary 30

Answers 31

More Books to Read 31

Index 32

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