010 – Bibliographies

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Science Experiments Index for Young People: Fourth Edition Pilger, Mary Anne 016.507 Pil

500 – Pure Science

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Science by design : construct a boat, catapult, glove, and greenhouse TERC 507.1 S35 Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best list
Galapagos : a natural history Nicholls, Henry 508.8 Nic Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Buried glory : portraits of Soviet scientists 509.2 Har Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Boltzmann's Tomb: Travels in Search of Science Green, Bill 500 Gre Advanced (9-12)
The Farthest Shore: A 21st Century Guide to Space Pelton, Joseph N.; Buckley, Angelia P. 500.5 Far Advanced (9-12)
We Dare You! Hundreds of Fun Science Bets, Challenges, and Experiments You Can Do at Home Cobb, Vicki; Darling, Kathy 507.8 Cob Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
Don't Be Such a Scientist: Talking Substance in an Age of Style Olso, Randy 501.4 Ols Advanced (9-12)
Every Season Rotner, Shelley; Woodhull, Anne Love 508.2 Rot Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5) Additional Resources
Why Sh*t Happens: The Science of a Really Bad Day Bentley, Peter J. 502 Ben
100 Greatest Science Discoveries of All Time Haven, Hendall 509 Hav Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)

520 – Astronomy

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Sun Taylor-Butler, Christine 523.7 Tay Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Starfinder : the complete beginner's guide to the night sky Stott, Carole 523.8 Sto Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Solar system through infographics Higgins, Nadia 523.2 Hig Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Moon Taylor-Butler, Christine 523.3 Tay Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Planet Saturn Squire, Ann 523.4 Squ Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Planet Earth Taylor-Butler, Christine 525 Tay Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Copernicus complex : our cosmic significance in a universe of planets and probabilities Scharf, Caleb A. 523.1 Sch Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
Astrophysicist and space advocate Neil deGrasse Tyson Ventura, Marne 523 Ven Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Artificial satellites and how to observe them Schmude, Richard W. 523.9 Sch Advanced (9-12) 2014 SB&F Best List
There Once Was a Sky Full of Stars Crelin, Bob 522 Cre

530 – Physical Sciences

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
What is Light? Exploring Science with Hand-on Activities Spilsbury, Richard; Spilsbury, Louise 535.078 Spi Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
What is Electricity and Magnetism? Exploring Science with Hands-on Activities Spilsbury, Richard; Spilsbury, Louise 537 Spi Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
What Are Forces and Motion? Exploring Science with Hands-on Activities Spilsbury, Richard; Spilsbury, Louise 531 Spi Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
What Are Solids, Liquids, and Gases? Exploring Science with Hands-on Activities Spilsbury, Richard; Spilsbury, Louise 530.4 Spi Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
Dazzling Science Projects with Light and Color Gardner, Robert 535 Gar
Temperature (Measure Up!) Sullivan, Navin 536 Sul Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
Why Pi? How Math Applies to Everyday Life Ball, Johnny 530.8 Bal Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
Light and Sound Goldsmith, Mike, Dr. 535 Gol Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5) Additional Resources
Seeing Things: Light Fullick, Ann 535 Ful
How Tall, How Short, How Far Away Adler, David A. 530.8 Adl

540 – Chemistry

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Elements: A Visual Exploration of Every Known Atom in the Universe Gray, Theodore 546 Gra Advanced (9-12)
Mixing and Separating Oxlade, Chris 546 Oxl Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
Ace Your Chemistry Science Project: Great Science Fair Ideas Gardener, Robert; et al. 540.78 Gar Elementary (3-5) Additional Resources
Easy Genius Science Projects with Chemistry: Great Experiments and Ideas Gardner, Robert 540.78 Gar Elementary (3-5) Additional Resources
Marie Curie: Discoverer of Radium Poynter, Margaret 540.92 Poy Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
It's Elementary: How Chemistry Rocks Our World Winston, Robert 546 Win
Just Add Water: Science Projects You Can Sink, Squirt, Splash, Sail. 546 Jus Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
The Alchemy of Air: A Jewish Genius, a Doomed Tycoon, and the Scientific Discover That Fed the World but Fueled the Rise of Hitler Hager, Thomas 540.92 Hag
Acids and Bases Oxlade, Chris 546 Oxl Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8) Additional Resources
Cool Chemistry Concoctions: 50 Formulas that Fizz, Foam, Splatter & Ooze Rhatigan, Joe 540 Rha Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)

550 – Earth Sciences

Book CoverTitleAuthorCall NumberReading LevelAwardsResources
Incredible plate tectonics comic Lee, Kanani K. M. 551.1 Lee Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List
Pyramids of Egypt Nardo, Don Elementary (3-5) 2014 SB&F Best List
Curiosity : an inside look at the Mars rover mission and the people who made it happen Pyle, Rod 559.9 Pyl Intermediate (6-8) 2014 SB&F Best List
Erased by a Tornado! Rudolph, Jessica 551.55 Rud Elementary (3-5), Intermediate (6-8)
Eyewitness Weather Cosgrove, Brian 551.5 Cos
Global Climate Change Zebrowski, Ernest 551.6 Zeb Intermediate (6-8), Advanced (9-12)
On the Seabed Woodward, John 551.42 Woo Elementary (3-5)
The Deep, Deep Ocean Woodward, John 551.46 Woo Elementary (3-5)
The Glaciers are Melting! Love, Donna 551.31 Lov Primary (K-2), Elementary (3-5)
B is for Blue Planet Strother, Ruth 550 Str Primary (K-2)