Children’s Science Books About Eclipses

The August 21, 2017 solar eclipse that will be visible from much of North America is generating a lot of interest in Astronomy. Now is a perfect time to introduce children to the science of eclipses. Note:  This post contains … Continue reading

#Kidlit Science Poem Books for Children

April is Poetry Month. What better time to promote both science and poetry? For budding scientists, hearing science poetry might increase their interest in language arts. For budding poets, reading science poetry will make them realize that any topic can … Continue reading

Children’s Books about Water

Let’s start a growing list of children’s books about water science and the water cycle. Note: this post contains affiliate links to Amazon. Beginning Reader Picture Books Raindrops Roll by April Pulley Sayre Age Range: 4 – 8 years Publisher: … Continue reading

Children’s Books about Planets and the Solar System

If you are doing a science theme about planets or the solar system and are looking for books for children, you’ve come to the right place. (Note:  Linked titles go to Amazon for more information. Please see the disclaimer below). … Continue reading

A Giant, Redwood-Sized List of Tree Books for Kids

Children interested in trees? Thinking of doing a tree study unit? Here are some great books about trees for children just in time for Arbor Day. ________________________ Disclaimer: Just so you know, I am an affiliate with Amazon. If you … Continue reading

Books for Gardening Together with Children

Looking for activity ideas to incorporate into home, school or community garden projects? Here’s a “growing” list to help you get started. (Updated 3/2015).     Note: Linked titles go to Amazon for further information and reviews. Just so you … Continue reading

Through the Lens of Science: Children’s Gardening Books

Below is a list of children’s books that focus on plants and gardening, organized by reading level and genre. They were chosen to support and inspire gardening science projects. Be sure to visit our earlier list of children’s books about … Continue reading