Science is one of the most exciting things in the world! It's a never-ending exploration of the natural world and everything in it. And there are so many different branches of science to explore! Do your kids love learning about science? If so, you'll want to check out these seven great books that feature interesting science topics.If you're looking for some great books to keep your kids entertained and teach them about science, look no further! These seven books are perfect for any budding scientist. Click To Tweet
Brain Games: Experiments (ages 8-12, paperback)
Do you ever wonder how your brain processes information? Are you curious about how different parts of your brain work together? If so, then this book is for you! With several fun brain-friendly experiments, from tricky quizzes to optical illusions and more; this book will have you exploring the secrets behind smell (and other senses), taste as well touch.
Plus, each experiment comes with step-by-step photos as well as an explanation about how science is involved in what you're doing – all set against a backdrop filled with vibrant color photography too beautiful not to love.
You'll have a blast conducting fun experiments and learning about interesting science topics. It's the perfect gift for Brain Games fans!
Just Joking Science (ages 8-12, paperback)
Just Joking Science is a book that features hundreds of science-themed jokes and hilarious photos guaranteed to make kids laugh. The topics of the jokes range from laugh-out-loud chemistry to space, dinosaurs, physics, and more!
The jokes are based on interesting science topics that will keep kids entertained for hours. You'll find quick STEM facts as well as ten stories of unbelievable real-life scientific experiments.
It's the perfect size for Christmas stockings and traveling too!
Break Down (ages 8-12, hardcover)
Realize that the world is an ever-changing chaotic system. Things break down and crack; they explode when you least expect it.
In this book, the author takes you on an exciting journey through the world of destruction with amazing photos! The book is packed with interesting science topics that are perfect for curious minds. You'll learn about natural disasters, famous failures in history, and more.
Can't Get Enough Space Stuff (
ages 7-10, paperback)
Space fans will love this book! In this book, you'll find out about the latest research on outer-space topics, from food and volcanoes to black holes. You can also learn how scientists search for life elsewhere on other planets while learning cool facts and playing fun games.
And did we mention there are hands-on DIY activities too? So what are you waiting for? Come on an adventure and learn all about outer space!
Izzy Newtown and the S.M.A.R.T Squad Series (ages 8-12, hardcover)
Middle school is tough enough without having to worry about what could go wrong. You're trying to figure out who you are and where you fit in. On top of that, you're dealing with classes that are harder than ever before.
Fortunately, five friends are on hand with their combined skills and sciences at the ready! The S M A R T Squad will take care of business in no time thanks to their amazing friendship and know-how of science.
Book 1: Izzy Newtown and the S.M.A.R.T. Squad: Absolute Hero
Izzy Newton and her friends are excited to start their first day of school. But when old friend Marie Curie comes back to school and the air conditioner breaks, the girls' adventure takes an icy turn. With the girls' wit and brain power, they are able to come up with some solutions for the school's chilly problem and that frozen friendship!
The girls have a blast exploring interesting science topics and discovering new ways to solve problems. The book features a great blend of science and friendship that we think would make a fantastic TV series!
Book 2: Izzy Newtown and the S.M.A.R.T. Squad: Newton's Flaw
The S.M.A..R T Squad, is on the case! They've got their work cut out for them as they try to figure out what's wrong with all these sick students before it spreads too far and shuts down the school! Will STEM smarts help these talented detectives find an answer? Or will Izzy Newton’s flaws reveal themselves as being fatal?
This book is funny, smart, and filled with exciting adventures covering many interesting science topics that middle school children will love!
Book 3: Izzy Newtown and the S.M.A.R.T. Squad: The Law of Cavities
When the girls discover their cabin's chaperone is none other than tough public speaking teacher Miss Martinez and 8th grade mean girl Maddie Sharpe, things take a turn for the worse. They go to science to prove their innocence and save the day!
I love that this book seamlessly weaves STEM into an honest, funny, and adventure-filled middle school story.
Final Thoughts on Kids Books Featuring Interesting Science Topics
As your children’s bookshelf grows, don’t forget to add a few titles that will introduce them to the world of science. The seven we’ve listed here are just a small sampling of what’s available – and they’re sure to spark an interest in at least one area of scientific exploration.