Is It Gonna blow Up? contains many of the activities you will enjoy in Curiosity Club and Curiosity Camp programs. Published in Summer of 2018, the book is currently only available from Amazon.com. We used this title because it is the most common question I get from children when we do some of the science experiments.
This easy-to-follow guide aims to create happy scientists, engineers, builders and artists with a lifelong love of learning! 48 engaging and enriching activities for children aged 3-12 will teach them to enjoy and develop appreciation for a variety of subjects, including chemistry, art, math, cooking and more, all while building confidence and having fun!
Activity recipes include description of the activity, materials needed, how to do it, how to present it to your group, the science or lesson behind it, a preschool version and suggested vocabulary. Useful for after-school, summer, or anytime learning!
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Who is T.A. Lowell?
Timothy A. Lowell started working on fishing boats at the age of 12. At 17 he was captain of a 40-foot commercial salmon troller. He earned his U.S. Coast Guard. Merchant Marine Masters license at 21 and ran charter fishing boats out of San Francisco Bay for years. Currently, Tim teaches Curiosity Club enrichment programs in schools and camps throughout the Puget Sound region, where he regales students with stories from his days at sea. He enjoys 'teaching, writing curriculum, and is the author of the activity book 'IS IT GONNA BLOW UP?' – Creating Happy Young Scientists, Engineers, Builders and Artists. He is also the author of the picture book series 'TIMMY FISHES' based on his adventures at sea. The series includes: SHARK ISLAND, SALAMI, BOLOGNA & CHEESE, and GHOST SHIP. A pirate book is expected in 2023.