Manipulating Light: Reflection, Refraction, and Absorption (Exploring Science: Physical Science)
By Darlene R. Stille Compass Point Books, 2005
ISBN: 0756512581 Ages: 10 and up
This is a great resource for understanding more about how light works. Explore reflection, refraction and absorption with the help of easy to understand text and photographs and illustrations.
Light and Color (Straightforward Science)
By Peter Riley Children's Press, 1999
ISBN: 0531153711 Ages: 8 and up
Wonderful photographs and thorough discussions of topics like, bending light, mirrors, color, and how the eye translates light make this a super resource.
Experiments with Light and Color (Cool Science)
By Tom Jackson Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2010
ISBN: 143393454X Ages: 9 and up
Follow these instructions to perform some simple experiments with light and color. This book includes safety notes and tips to ensure success in these experiments.
Sound and Light (Young Discoverers: Science Facts and Experiments)
By David Glover Kingfisher, 2002
ISBN: 0753455129 Ages: 5 and up
Light and sound have so many similarities and are found in many of the same places. It just seems natural to learn about them at the same time. Take a look at these experiments. Wonderful drawings help to illustrate the activities.
Eyewitness: Light (Eyewitness Books)
By David Burnie DK Children, 2000
ISBN: 0789467097 Ages: 8 and up
Eyewitness traces the development of the science surrounding light. Detailed photographs and illustrations make this a museum in a book. Every classroom library should have a copy.
All the Colors of the Rainbow (Rookie Read-About Science)
By Allan Fowler Scholastic, 2002
ISBN: 0516241486 Ages: 5 and up
Special science series for the early reader, this book explores the science of rainbows. Photographs and easy-to-read text will make this a hit with readers up through second grade.
How Lasers Work (Discovering How Things Work)
By Ryan Jacobson Child's World, 2011
ISBN: 1609732197 Ages: 6 and up
Do you want to learn how a laser functions? This is the book that will answer all of your questions. Find out how this specialized light is created and how it is used.