Table of Contents for Isaac Newton and Physics for Kids : His Life and Ideas With 21 Activities


Time Line vi
Preface: The Brilliant and Bizarre Isaac Newton ix
A Boy Like No Other
1(16)
Make a Waste Book
5(3)
Build a Waterwheel
8(2)
Make Your Own Ink, and Write with It
10(7)
Study At Cambridge
17(12)
Phases of the Moon
21(5)
Watch a Pendulum Swing
26(3)
Newton The Misfit
29(10)
Water Clock or Candle Clock?
32(2)
Create Optical Illusions
34(2)
Locate Your Latitude
36(3)
Asking Questions
39(10)
Make a Plague Mask
46(3)
The Light Shines On Isaac Newton
49(16)
Make a Prism
53(7)
Newton's Rings
60(2)
Shine Your Light on the Inverse Square Law
62(3)
The Secret Years
65(14)
Translate an Alchemist's Poem
69(3)
A Crystal Garden
72(7)
Science's Most Important Book
79(14)
Newton's First Law
83(1)
Newton's Second Law
84(1)
Newton's Third Law
85(8)
Looking For Change
93(10)
Power to the Parabola
95(4)
What Are the Odds?
99(1)
A Straight Shot at Playing Around with Forces
100(3)
A Man Of London Town
103(12)
Bake an Apple Pye in a Coffin
111(1)
Create Clues in a Portrait
112(3)
The Lion's Roar Fades Away
115(8)
Acknowledgment 123(2)
Resources 125(3)
Index 128