WorldCat Identities

Wiese, Jim 1948-

Overview
Works: 58 works in 145 publications in 4 languages and 10,107 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Q164, 507.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jim Wiese
Head to toe science : over 40 eye-popping, spine-tingling, heart-pounding activities that teach kids about the human body by Jim Wiese( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the circulatory system, muscles, digestion, senses, and other body parts and functions through a collection of activities and experiments which can be developed into science fair projects
Rocket science : 50 flying, floating, flipping, spinning gadgets kids create themselves by Jim Wiese( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and Spanish and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases principles related to physics, electricity, optics, chemistry, and acoustics, among others. Experiments make use of materials found around the house or in the garage and include building an electric circuit, making a Cartesian diver with a soda bottle and eye dropper, and constructing a rocket boat out of a balloon and a milk carton
Detective science : 40 crime-solving, case-breaking, crook-catching activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 736 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how detectives and forensic experts use science to do their jobs and presents experiments which explore the world of forensic science and criminal investigation
Cosmic science : over 40 gravity-defying, earth-orbiting, space-cruising activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for activities exploring gravity, moon craters, the planets of our solar system, and other aspects of outer space
Spy science : 40 secret-sleuthing, code-cracking, spy-catching activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2001 in English and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the skills, equipment, and techniques that spies use. Includes activities and experiments
Magic science : 50 jaw-dropping, mind-boggling, earth-shattering, head-scratching activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for science projects and experiments that can be performed as magic tricks and which require materials readily found in the house or neighborhood. 9 yrs+
Roller coaster science : 50 wet, wacky, wild, dizzy experiments about things kids like best by Jim Wiese( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the science behind such amusements as roller coasters, swings, bumper cars, hot dogs, curve balls, and more. Includes easy experiments to do
Weird science : 40 strange-acting, bizarre-looking, and barely believable activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the science behind the forty weird experiments to do, including making slime, geysers, and optical illusions
Ancient science : 40 time-traveling, world-exploring, history-making activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Have you ever wondered where paper comes from, who made the first known maps, or how the ancient Egyptians were able to build the pyramids? Would you like to make your own sundial, discover how to detect earthquakes, or learn to write in hieroglyphics? Are you looking for great ideas for your next science fair project? If you answered "Yes" to any of these questions, then Ancient Science is for you! From Greek lighthouses and Roman bridges to Chinese kites and Mesopotamian soap, you'll investigate some of the greatest scientific discoveries and the people who introduced them to the world. Dozens of fun-packed activities help you see for yourself how the earliest humans cultivated plants, why instruments make different sounds, how fireworks get their explosive power, and much more. All of the projects are safe and easy to do, and all you need is everyday stuff from around the house. So step back in time and take an amazing journey with Ancient Science! Dig into the science of ancient times and unearth amazing discoveries!
Sports science : 40 goal-scoring, high-flying, medal-winning experiments for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investitgate the science behind many different sports, from baseball to snowboarding, by using these forty activities and experiments
Movie science : 40 mind-expanding, reality-bending, starstruck activities for kids by Jim Wiese( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Find out how the movies bring fantasy to life with science and special effects. How does a camera reproduce an image? Why do your eyes combine many separate images into one continuous moving picture? How do movie crews control insects, show us feats of superhuman strength, make actors fly, and much more! Filled with entertaining activities -- and tricks of the trade -- Movie Science reveals everything from the basic steps in filmmaking to the secrets involved in creating the amazing effects in films and television shows. All of the projects are safe and use everyday materials easily found around the house. Whether you want to surprise your friends with super special effects, captivate your family with exciting stories on film, or even just learn the secrets behind your favorite movie scenes, you'll find everything you need, and more, in Movie Science
The spy's guide to secret codes and ciphers by Jim Wiese( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Secret Codes and Ciphers
Spy University trainee handbook by Jim Wiese( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the skills, equipment, and techniques that spies use. Includes activities and experiments
The spy's guide to surveillance by Jim Wiese( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spy's guide to undercover communications by Jim Wiese( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the skills, equipment, and techniques that spies use. Includes activities and experiments
El superespía científico : descubre los secretos del espionaje: cómo atrapar espías, descifrar códigos y realizar investigaciones secretas by Jim Wiese( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the skills, equipment, and techniques that spies use. Includes activities and experiments
The spy's guide to hiding places by Jim Wiese( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El super arqueólogo científico : actividades y experimentos para viajar en el tiempo, explorar el mundo y reconstruir la historia by Jim Wiese( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun-packed activities help you see for yourself how the earliest humans used science for many things
El supermago científico by Jim Wiese( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides instructions for science projects and experiments that can be performed as magic tricks and which require materials readily found in the house or neighborhood
El superdeportista científico : anota, gana y rompe un récord en tu deporte favorito by Jim Wiese( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las actividades en este libro son proyectos fáciles de realizar. Te ayudan a descubrir por ti mismo cómo un jugador de béisbol puede batear un lanzamiento a 150 kilómetros por hora, por qué la "espiral" es la mejor técnica para lanzar un balón de futbol americano, y muchas otras cosas
 
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Head to toe science : over 40 eye-popping, spine-tingling, heart-pounding activities that teach kids about the human body
Alternative Names
Wiese, James Lewis 1948-

위즈, 짐 1948-

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Rocket science : 50 flying, floating, flipping, spinning gadgets kids create themselvesDetective science : 40 crime-solving, case-breaking, crook-catching activities for kidsCosmic science : over 40 gravity-defying, earth-orbiting, space-cruising activities for kidsSpy science : 40 secret-sleuthing, code-cracking, spy-catching activities for kidsMagic science : 50 jaw-dropping, mind-boggling, earth-shattering, head-scratching activities for kidsRoller coaster science : 50 wet, wacky, wild, dizzy experiments about things kids like bestWeird science : 40 strange-acting, bizarre-looking, and barely believable activities for kidsAncient science : 40 time-traveling, world-exploring, history-making activities for kids