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drop of water

a book of science and wonder

by Walter Wick

  • 223 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water -- Juvenile literature,
  • Water

  • About the Edition

    Describes the origins, characteristics, and uses of water.

    Edition Notes

    Statementwritten and photographed by Walter Wick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB662.3 .W53 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL794278M
    ISBN 100590221973
    LC Control Number95030068

    There was once a jar of fresh, clean water. Every drop of water in the jar felt immensely proud of being so clear and pure. Day after day they would congratulate each other on how clean and beautiful they were. That was, until one day when one of the drops got bored with his ultra-clean existence. He wanted to try what it was like being a dirty / The World in a Drop The Ability of Water Functioning as Memory and Mirror. Could you imagine that water has memorising capacity. In this case the oceans would know something about the water sources up in the mountains and vice versa; that water allows for inter-communication and transfer of information.

    Something as simple as a drop of water hardly seems the stuff of extraordinary science. Yet exceptional photography from Wick (with Jean Marzollo, the I Spy series) shows fundamental science experiments in a fresh light. In a note, Wick explains that many of the experiments he shows were swiped from science texts from the s. Without trickery or sleight of hand, . This informational text by Walter Wick takes readers on the journey of a drop of water. The states of water and concepts of evaporation, condensation, capillary .

    water cycle Once upon a time there lived a family of water droplets who lived in a lovely environment under the sea. The youngest of the family was Mol.   A child crouches beside a meadow brook, and a drop of water collects and falls from the child’s fingertip to continue on its journey. Where does that journey begin? High in the sky, rain clouds are parting. Water trickles and flows down the mountain, collecting in an upland bog, seeping through a beaver’s dam, rushing over rocks, passing many plants and animals 4/5(3).


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A Drop Of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder. The most spectacular photographs ever created on the subject of water appear in this unique science book by Walter Wick. The camera stops the action and magnifies it so that all the amazing states of water can be observed - water as ice, rainbow, stream, frost, dew/5.

Walter Wick's spectacular Drop of Water (Scholastic, ) is for slightly older children. Morrison's title will especially resonate with young readers who live near or frequent rural areas, where they can appreciate firsthand the power of a single drop of water.

–Blair Christolon, Prince William Public Library System, Manassas, VA/5(5). The last pages of the book feature experiments that welcome the reader into the world of scientific investigation.

br /> />In A Drop of Water, Walter Wick embraces two disciplines, art and science, and stimulates the reader as aesthetic and scientific observer.

The last pages of the book feature experiments that welcome the reader into the world of scientific investigation. In A Drop of Water, Walter Wick embraces two disciplines, art and science, and stimulates the reader as aesthetic and scientific observer.

Praise for A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder. A gripping and intensely touching debut middle grade novel by Kerry O’Malley Cerra, Just a Drop of Water brings the events of Septem which shook the world, into the lens of a young boy who is desperately trying to understand the ramifications of this life-altering event/5.

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Something as simple as a drop of water hardly seems the stuff of extraordinary science. Yet exceptional photography from Wick (with Jean Marzollo, the I Spy series) shows fundamental science experiments in a fresh light. In a note, Wick explains that many of the experiments he shows were swiped from science texts from the s/5(8).

A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder. Scholastic, Incorporated, - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages. 1 Review. Filled with stop-action and close-up photography, an early scientific book features such images as a single snowflake and a falling drop of water, accompanied by introductions to such concepts as evaporation and condensation.5/5(1).

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Brava. (Graphic fiction. ) 7; Pub Date: Sept. 1, ISBN: Page Count: Publisher: Graphix. A child crouches beside a meadow brook, and a drop of water collects and falls from the child&#;s fingertip to continue on its journey.

Where does that journey begin. High in the sky, rain clouds are parting. Water trickles and flows down the mountain, collecting in an upland bog, seeping /5(3).

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Photos capture water's beauty and complexity. Read Common Sense Media's A Drop of Water review, age rating, and parents guide.4/5.

A Drop of Water. Which word means the OPPOSITE of gritty. A) smooth B) rough C) bland D) wrinkled. Which word means almost the SAME as typical.

A) usual B) odd C) different D) messy. What does the world mingle mean. A) to make bigger B) to mix together C) to keep separated D) to divide. This is an example I made to use with my class. The assignment was to write a story from the point of view of a drop of : Efrazier.

2. Some book titles are very commercial and tell you exactly what the book will be about. Others are more literary and make you think. Before reading the book, think about the title Just a Drop of Water. Does it give you any clue to what the book will be about?

3. From the very first chapter on, it’s clear that Jake longs to be a hero."A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder" is a stunning book that shows water in its many forms. With the aid of stop action photography, Wick reveals water as rainbows, bubbles, drops, steam, ice, and frost. Readers also learn about evaporation and how condensation and clouds are for a few color adjustments, the author 5/5(5).A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder by Walter Wick.

Wick's remarkable photographs freeze watery moments in time so that children read more. Wick's remarkable photographs freeze watery moments in time so that children can observe the nature of water.