Your baby Einstein has grown into a pre-teen Tesla. Stimulate his blooming interest in science with this two-pack of activity books. The first, Optical Illusions Lab, is filled with 50 easy experiments that confuse and surprise the brain—including liquid illusions, mirrors, kaleidoscopes, and 3-D images. After that, your inquisitive kid will be delighted to dig into Science Lab. Starting with the basics, he’ll learn about electromagnetism, static electricity, matter, forces and motion, weight and density, and much more.
Optical Illusions Lab by John Birdsall. Activity kit. 32 pages. Ages 8+. Science Lab by Jon Kirkwood. Activity kit. 32 pages. Ages 8+.