WorldCat Identities

Zubrowski, Bernie

Overview
Works: 43 works in 110 publications in 2 languages and 9,030 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Handbooks and manuals  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: TJ147, 621.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bernie Zubrowski
Wheels at work : building and experimenting with models of machines by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for using readily available materials to make models of machines such as pulleys, windlasses, and water wheels, with suggested experiments to demonstrate their capabilities
Balloons : building and experimenting with inflatable toys by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text and experiments introduce scientific principles that can be demonstrated with balloons and other inflatable toys
Soda science : designing and testing soft drinks by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores how soft drinks are made, with experiments and activities that demonstrate the scientific principles involved
Tops : building and experimenting with spinning toys by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for designing and building tops and yo-yos in different shapes and with various materials
Clocks by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for using readily available materials to make working models of different kinds of clocks with suggested experiments to discover how they work
Mirrors : finding about the properties of light by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggested activities explore how mirrors work and how they demonstrate the properties of light
Bubbles by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

4 editions published between 1979 and 2006 in English and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to having fun with soap bubbles which includes techniques for blowing and how to make gigantic bubbles, bubble sculptures, and unusually-shaped bubbles
Mobiles : building and experimenting with balancing toys by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructions and experiments with different toys and mobiles introduce the basic principles of balancing
Shadow play : making pictures with light and lenses by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores basic principles of light and discusses the invention of the camera
Messing around with drinking straw construction by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents directions for constructing simple houses, bridges, and other structures from drinking straws. These projects illustrate fundamental engineering principles
Messing around with baking chemistry by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents experiments and projects to explore what happens when batter and dough turn into cake and bread. Emphasizes the properties of baking powder, baking soda, and yeast
Messing around with water pumps and siphons by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the principles of suction and compression and includes directions for constructing simple and complex water devices and for using them in experiments and demonstrations
Making waves : finding out about rhythmic motion by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how waves form in liquids and solids, demonstrates simple wave experiments, and shows how to make four wave machines
Blinkers and buzzers : building and experimenting with electricity and magnetism by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and French and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presents experiments and projects designed to reveal various aspects of electricity and magnetism." -- T.p. verso
Raceways : having fun with balls and tracks by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a selection of games to be played or made with balls and tracks. Illustrates some scientific principles such as gravity, momentum, and kinetic energy
Ball-point pens by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how a ball-point pen works. Presents directions for constructing tools and devices with parts of pens and for using them in experiments and demonstrations
Milk carton blocks by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Directions for making three sizes of building blocks from milk cartons and for building structures commonly found in houses and buildings, including towers, furniture, and arches
Mirrors : finding out about the properties of light by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suggested activities explore how mirrors work and how they demonstrate the properties of light
Making science mentors : a 10-session guide for middle grades by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

8 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Structures by Bernie Zubrowski( Book )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed for middle-school students to develop concepts and principles from physics and chemistry. The format and sequence of activities is designed to lead students to look closely and carefully at each phenomenon and to formulate conceptions in line with formal scientific theory
 
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Wheels at work : building and experimenting with models of machines
Alternative Names
Zubrowski, Bernard G.

Languages
English (78)

French (1)

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Balloons : building and experimenting with inflatable toysSoda science : designing and testing soft drinksClocksMirrors : finding about the properties of lightBubblesShadow play : making pictures with light and lensesMessing around with drinking straw constructionMaking waves : finding out about rhythmic motion