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Experiments That Failed This is a most joyful and clever whimsy the kind that lightens the heart and puts a shine on the day raved Kirkus Reviews in a starred review Is it possible to eat snowballs doused in ketchup and no

  • Title: 11 Experiments That Failed
  • Author: Jenny Offill Nancy Carpenter
  • ISBN: 9780375847622
  • Page: 249
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 11 Experiments That Failed By Jenny Offill Nancy Carpenter, This is a most joyful and clever whimsy, the kind that lightens the heart and puts a shine on the day, raved Kirkus Reviews in a starred review.Is it possible to eat snowballs doused in ketchup and nothing else all winter Can a washing machine wash dishes By reading the step by step instructions, kids can discover the answers to such all important questions along with This is a most joyful and clever whimsy, the kind that lightens the heart and puts a shine on the day, raved Kirkus Reviews in a starred review.Is it possible to eat snowballs doused in ketchup and nothing else all winter Can a washing machine wash dishes By reading the step by step instructions, kids can discover the answers to such all important questions along with the book s curious narrator Here are 12 hypotheses, as well as lists of what you need, what to do, and what happened that are sure to make young readers laugh out loud as they learn how to conduct science experiments really Jenny Offill and Nancy Carpenter the ingenious pair that brought you 17 Things I m Not Allowed to Do Any have outdone themselves in this brilliant and outrageously funny book.

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    1. History with all its facts, dates, theories, and changes always inspired me to read, study, and learn as a kid So my love and fascination with science experiments has always shocked me a bit Now mind you science class snooze, bore, drool rarely held my attention Exception The Periodical Table of Elements section always fascinated me I researched every single element and property.Anywho I mean the handmade, do around the house, hope the kitchen doesn t blow up kind of experiments Let s just say I [...]

    2. For some reason, I thought that 11 Experiments That Failed would be about historical experiments that failed, like uh, I can t even think of any But you know what I mean However, it turned out to be something a lot whimsical and fun than that It s about a nameless girl who performs 11 science experiments Each would be a stretch to call experiments, given that the hypotheses are things like, A kid can survive on a diet of snowballs and ketchup But they re really fun and what s really great is th [...]

    3. A series of experiments take place in this book, each one funnier than the next They attempt to answer questions like Can a kid make it through the winter eating only snow and ketchup Do dogs like to be covered in glitter Will a piece of bologna fly like a Frisbee The only way to find out is for the protagonist to test it scientifically That means trying to eat only ketchup and snow and observing the results Sprinkling her dog with glitter to see what happens Testing flight capabilities of bolog [...]

    4. This is a hilarious book about a very curious and imaginative girl who conducts a series of experiments to answer her questions My husband has often encouraged our girls to answer a question by posing a hypothesis, conducting an experiment, and observing the results He encourages this empirical exploration in order for our girls to discover the truth for themselves, rather than just being told The questions and experiments that the little girl comes up with are quite creative and certainly evoke [...]

    5. 1 Rosie Revere, Engineer by Andrea Beaty copyright 2013 Twin text for celebration of achievement of inventors nonfiction set.2 I selected this book to demonstrate the scientific method for students It takes a look at a step by step process to reach the result In relation to Rosie, students can determine whether or not the author of the 11 Experiments felt failure or had things turn out differently than expected She didn t let failure of embarrassment stop her from trying things again.3 The text [...]

    6. My niece read this on her own over the weekend, and then we read it together today I asked her what she thought of it, and she said, I loved it It was just great And it was funny, and it also inspired me to try my own science experiment Naturally, I was delighted by this Her question was, Will regular liquids turn into fizzy liquids According to her, her hypothesis was, Yes If I stir them Apparently her hypothesis turned out to be correct, especially with vigorous stirring 11 Experiments That Fa [...]

    7. A delightful follow up to 17 Things I m Not Allowed to Do Any, both text and art avoid a sopho slump There is as much predictability in the text, but this time it is format rather than words, as the young troublemaker keeps scientific notes about hypotheses, procedures, and observations, an interesting twist for a struggling reader Similarly, the illustrations have been made with the same media and process, but Carpenter has upped the collage feeling in a way that supports the text s lab noteboo [...]

    8. This clever story clearly demonstrates the difference between intelligence and wisdom, as the little girl tries various experiments with no real idea of the possible consequences.Ranging from a trial diet of ketchup snowballs to the testing of bologna frisbees, her ideas are hilarious, and generally doomed from the start Still, her brain is fertile, tenacious and amazingly warped I expect her to grow up to be a mad scientist of the finest caliber.Any kid who has ever tried to do something which [...]

    9. The author of 17 Things I m Not Allowed to Do comes up with another list book This time, our main character shows all the experiments she tried that failed, cleverly revealing in the process the quirky quality of children s thinking Absolutely delightful Question What makes fungus grow Hypothesis If left in a closet, food will rot and become a colorful fungus garden.What You Need Brother s shoesBread and cheeseWaterWhat to Do 1 Place food inside shoes.2 Sprinkle with water.3 Hide shoes in back o [...]

    10. Ok, stop the peaceful, rapturous expression on our girl scientist s face as she lets fly a slice of bologna in the school cafeteria would have sold me on this book even if I had not already been giggling, snorting, and cackling on almost every page prior.Full review on Pink Me pinkme.typepad pink me 201

    11. The perfect book for budding scientists My five year old laughed his way through We get a question, hypothesis, instructions, and conclusions for each experiment, from What makes fungus grow to Will a piece of bologna fly like a Frisbee While there is mischief than science going on in this book, it is a solid, silly introduction to the scientific method.The illustrations are an interesting combination of ink and digital media I liked them.

    12. The increasingly rare picture book that holds the 2nd grader s attention and tickles his sense of humor I loved the premise, the illustrations, and the silliness.

    13. This was very funny I want to read it to my visiting 2nd graders, even though I d planned this whole guessing game theme experiments are kind of games, right

    14. This has a format of question, hypothesis, what you need, what to do, and what happened.I initially thought this was going to be out real scientists with failed experiments.Instead, it s made of kid questions Can a kid make it through the winter eating only snow and ketchup What makes fungus grow involves growing things in her brother s shoe Would gerbils like bigger wheels involves a ferris wheel Do dogs like to be covered in glitter results in a pink backyard What is the best way to speed up a [...]

    15. I loved this book I chose this book as a WOW book because of the scientific vocabulary and the use of the scientific method Because of that, I decided to use this book as my Science Fiction book I think this would be a great book for any grade, k 5 11 Experiments That Failed by Jenny Offill and Nancy Carpenter is a wonderful book all about promoting a growth mindset I would use this book to show my students that any question can be turned into a scientific question as well as to show them that e [...]

    16. This is formatted as eleven experiments by a kid It s formatted with materials, hypothesis, procedure, and results.Some of the experiments are scientific, like watering plants with different liquids, growing fungus, and some are silly, like taking a gerbil on a Ferris wheel.Not all of the hypotheses experiments match Dogs like everything isn t a particularly testable hypothesis It would have been nice to see a successful experiment so that it s not just a kid s curiosity constantly getting her [...]

    17. A few years back, I checked out Offill s book 17 Things I m Not Allowed to Do Any Hilarious text and perfect art design I thought it would be a good niece gift, but that it would make sense if she was into school Now she is at a point where I need to get these books in her hands before she thinks they are too young for her I think she is at the sweet spot for both 11 and 17.I hope she gets just the right amount of ideas from these books insert avuncular laughter

    18. Sheer fun to read quickly Lightly done, but still with an honest, loving respect for the scientific method question, hypothesis, experiment, results observations It isn t her fault that sometimes the result is Mom cries but neither does she fail to note it I particularly like the visual touches, like holding the paw of the gerbil in the experiment on whether gerbils would like larger wheels , presumably so it wouldn t be scared.

    19. Excellent picture book to inspire young minds to try out crazy science experiments and how the results aren t always what you hope for Laid out according to scientific method needed items, instructions, hypothesis, results and analysis My daughter loved this book Laugh out loud and eugh moments

    20. Very much like the other 17 things I can t do any with a precocious kid that doesn t really think things through Her poor mother

    21. This book is awful Nothing about science It attempts to interest both adults and children and fails miserably We will be donating it soon Possibly to a landfill.

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