Outdoor Science Lab for Kids: 52 Family-Friendly Experiments for the Yard, Garden, Playground, and Park is packed with fun, easy-to-do, outside activities that teach scientific principles and concepts. Twelve units cover zoology, physics, chemistry, botany, atmospheric and solar science, ecology, earth science, and more. Each experiment includes an easy-to-understand explanation of the science behind the project, and will introduce you to the vocabulary and ideas to explore. Labs are set up to make each step simple, and include a list of materials required, safety tips, instructions with select photos, the scientific explanation, and creative enrichment variations or ideas for taking the project a step or two further. A great way to spend time outside! 144 pages, softcover.