Learn about the centre of gravity by making a balancing bird, create a toroidal vortex with a smoke ring machine, and turn a spoon into an electromagnet. Chances are you won’t need to buy the materials required for these machines because they’re all in your house right now — no need for buying plastic or generating waste. Every child can be an engineer with the help of Mr Shaha and his Marvellous Machines!
Learn about sound by making wine glasses sing, investigate chemical reactions with vitamin-powered rockets, and explore Newton’s Third Law by making balloon-driven cars. All you need are a few simple items from your kitchen cupboards — and the power of curiosity! Every child can be a scientist with the help of Mr Shaha and his recipes for wonder.
This is a book for anyone who thinks about what they should believe and how they should live. It’s for those who may need the facts and the ideas, as well as the courage, to break free from inherited beliefs. In this powerful narrative, Alom Shaha shows that it is possible to live a compassionate, fulfilling, and meaningful life without God.
Based on principles of cognitive science, the simple three-step Knowledge, Retrieval, Practice approach to effective study helps students to master the knowledge and skills essential for GCSE success. It’s everything students need to study effectively and prepare thoroughly for their exams, in one convenient book. Ideal for use at home or in the classroom, throughout the school year and in the lead-up to exams.
Everything students need to study effectively and prepare fully for their exams, in one convenient book: Easy-to-use, visually appealing Knowledge Organisers with clear links and connections to aid understanding, Retrieval Questions to improve long-term retention, and extensive exam-style-question practice to help students consolidate their knowledge, with hints and tips for revision and exams.