Book SynopsisThis preschool STEAM-based learning workbook features hands-on experiments, projects, and activities to get kids thinking critically and creatively while having fun. STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math) learning encourages kids to experiment and engineer, to make mistakes and learn from them, and to be problem-solvers and critical thinkers--now and for life. Highlights brings Fun with a Purpose into this exciting approach to learning. This book features more than fifteen age-appropriate projects (using common, household materials) for preschoolers to tinker with. Simple step-by-step instructions guide kids in exploring concepts in physical, life, and earth sciences, while sprinkling in lots of open-ended questions and prompts for further investigating. Our award-winning content blends important skills with puzzles, humor, and playful art and photos, which make learning exciting and fun. Includes parent tips for talking with kids about each project.
About the AuthorHighlights Learning was developed with education experts to help pave the way for school success by pairing our unique brain-building puzzles and humor with curriculum practice to make learning fun. These award-winning products take the Highlights kid-approved approach and organize it into a progressive framework, aligned with school standards and supported by teachers. Highlights Learning workbooks and learning materials span a variety of print formats, including workbooks, practice pads, write-on wipe-off activity books, and board books.