Carol Ballard - Hachette Children's Group

Carol Ballard



Dr Carol Ballard has written several children's books on human biology and health. A specialist in primary science, she currently teaches science, mathematics and geography in primary school.
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Plant Variation and Classification

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard
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Cells and Cell Function

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard
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Food Relationships and Webs

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard
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Sound

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

Discover where sound comes from, how it travels and how we hear sound. Learn about echoes and how sound is measured.The topic of sound is approached in a simple and clear way. The concepts are complemented by new artwork and specially-commissioned photography featuring children. Each step-by-step experiment has been tried in the classroom and is illustrated with photography which encourages children's understanding. Each book is bright, colourful and simple in its design.

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Materials

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

Learn about the different materials that are found in the world, from materials in the ground, to plant materials, to man-made materials. Find out how we use materials on a daily basis.The topic of materials is approached in a simple and clear way. The concepts are complemented by new artwork and specially-commissioned photography featuring children. Each step-by-step experiment has been tried in the classroom and is illustrated with photography which encourages children's understanding. Each book is bright, colourful and simple in its design.

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Magnets and Springs

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

Learn about magnetism, magnetic fields, natural magnets and how a spring works.The topics of magnets and springs are approached in a simple and clear way. The concepts are complemented by new artwork and specially-commissioned photography featuring children. Each step-by-step experiment has been tried in the classroom and is illustrated with photography which encourages children's understanding. Each book is bright, colourful and simple in its design.

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Light

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard
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Secrets of Heat and Cold

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

In Secrets of Heat and Cold, among other things, you will find out how we measure heat, what happens at absolute zero and how heat is transferred from one place to another. You'll also find out some amazing facts about the Sun, polar animals and materials called 'superfluids' and 'superconductors'.Simple experiments throughout the book will let you test some of these discoveries for your self - are you ready to unlock some Science Secrets?Science Secrets is a series of 6 titles, aimed at KS2 readers, focussing on some of the core areas of the science curriculum.

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Forces and Movement

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

Discover what forces do, and how they affect us. Learn about gravity, friction and pressure, and how to measure different forces.The topic of forces and movement is approached in a simple and clear way. The concepts are complemented by new artwork and specially-commissioned photography featuring children. Each step-by-step experiment has been tried in the classroom and is illustrated with photography which encourages children's understanding. Each book is bright, colourful and simple in its design.

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Electricity

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

Learn all about batteries, simple circuits, conductors and insulators. Find out how to be safe around electricity, and the best ways to save electricity to help the environment.The topic of electricity is approached in a simple and clear way. The concepts are complemented by new artwork and specially-commissioned photography featuring children. Each step-by-step experiment has been tried in the classroom and is illustrated with photography which encourages children's understanding. Each book is bright, colourful and simple in its design.

Franklin Watts

Solving Crimes in the Lab

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard
Franklin Watts

Identifying Criminals and Victims

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard

Explores the popular subject of forensic science in a way that supports the science curriculum and encourages reading

Franklin Watts

Collecting Crime-scene Evidence

Carol Ballard
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Carol Ballard