WorldCat Identities

Walpole, Brenda

Overview
Works: 143 works in 401 publications in 14 languages and 10,527 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Literature  Puzzles and games  Trivia and miscellanea  FAQs  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Creator, Editor
Classifications: Q164, 507.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brenda Walpole
175 science experiments to amuse and amaze your friends : experiments, tricks, things to make by Brenda Walpole( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Instructions for 175 experiments, tricks, and creations that illustrate the principles of light, water, movement, and air
Water by Brenda Walpole( Book )

21 editions published between 1987 and 1991 in 5 languages and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the properties of water and gives instructions for a variety of experiments using simple materials
I wonder why the sun rises and other questions about time and seasons by Brenda Walpole( Book )

35 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses a question and answer format to present information about time and the seasons, such as how to split a second, who invented our calendar, and why the moon changes shapes
Air by Brenda Walpole( Book )

12 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the properties of air and gives instructions for a variety of experiments using simple materials
Light by Brenda Walpole( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 1999 in English and French and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents experiments demonstrating such aspects of light as shadows, reflection, refraction, lenses, optical illusions, and color
Distance by Brenda Walpole( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the elements of distance, from body measures to standard systems, furlongs and calipers, scale drawings, maps, and perspective
Feeding the world by Brenda Walpole( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Dutch and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at farming around the world and at the global problem of providing food for all of the people without destroying the planet
Time by Brenda Walpole( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the elements of time and various ways to measure it, from shadow clocks and digital watches to calendars and time zones
Temperature by Brenda Walpole( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the elements of temperature, from sunlight and thermometers to water vapor and insulation, and examines ways of measuring temperature
Speed by Brenda Walpole( Book )

3 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 366 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses different aspects of speed and describes how it is measured on land, in the water, and in the air. Includes activities that investigate the speeds of light and sound, the effect of friction, and more
Size by Brenda Walpole( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the elements of size, including height and weight, and explores various ways of measuring area, volume, and mass
Movement by Brenda Walpole( Book )

4 editions published in 1987 in French and English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents experiments and tricks to demonstrate movements representing natural forces such as gravity, inertia, and friction, and those made by simple machines
Smell and taste by Brenda Walpole( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concepts of taste and smell and suggests activities which reinforce the understanding of these senses
Hearing by Brenda Walpole( Book )

4 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept of hearing and suggests activities which reinforce the understanding of this sense
Counting by Brenda Walpole( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the elements of counting, including numerals, ratios, the abacus, and counting rhymes
Touch by Brenda Walpole( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept of touch and suggests activities which reinforce the understanding of this sense
Seeing by Brenda Walpole( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the concept of seeing and suggests activities which reinforce the understanding of this sense
Salt by Brenda Walpole( Book )

3 editions published between 1983 and 1994 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents how salt is formed, where it comes from, why we need salt in our diets and more
Science by Brenda Walpole( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grade level: This is the ideal introduction to the mysterious and exciting world of science. Find out about the basics of life itself-water, air, sound, light, and movement. Discover the amazing new advances in science-from lasers and fiber optics to the constantly changing world of electronics
Hoe kan het dat ... de zon opkomt? : en andere vragen over tijd en seizoenen by Brenda Walpole( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions about time and seasons such as how to split a second, who invented the calendar, and why the moon changes shape
 
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175 science experiments to amuse and amaze your friends : experiments, tricks, things to make
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I wonder why the sun rises and other questions about time and seasonsLightDistanceFeeding the worldTimeTemperatureSpeedSize
Alternative Names
Walpole, B.

Walpole, B. (Brenda)

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