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Light Waves by David A. Adler

Light Waves

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Light Waves by David A. Adler
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Feb 18, 2020 | ISBN 9780823445417

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“A good beginning look at light and all the ways it’s important to life on earth.”—Kirkus Reviews
“The appealing illustrations nicely complement the concepts conveyed in the text. . . . A worthwhile resource”—School Library Journal

“Using a mix of illustrations and simple experiments aimed at a younger reader, David Adler explains the basic composition, behavior, and properties of light. . . . a glossary at the end helpfully pulls together all the optics terminology.”—Science Magazine

“Fortunately, Adler knows know how to explain basic scientific principles through everyday occurrences that kids can understand, as well as simple activities that they can do at home. . . . Raff’s cheerful digital artwork includes a few imaginative illustrations of abstract concepts and many images of two children engaged in play that demonstrates the ideas discussed. Explaining light through simply written, basic explanations that offer a sound foundation of understanding for students to build on, this book is a great choice for school and public library collections.”—Booklist

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