There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens. Ecclesiastes 3:1  

It’s autumn, and the cooler temperatures, changing colors, and new spicy scents typically make us think of the people and things for which we are most grateful. Why not combine some science based activities that the whole family will love with your family’s creativity to bring out the season’s best to share with others?

What's Inside

Here's what your family, class, or group will enjoy with this free learning resource fom Apologia:

  •  Learning about solvents
  •  Discovering the effect of water temperature on crystal formation
  •  Making a crystallized autumn wreath
  • Understanding convection currents, conduction, and radiant heat and how it affects the chemistry of baking
  •  Identifying materials that conduct heat during the cooking process 
  • Enjoying service project ideas
  • Discovering why leaves change colors
  • Making a creative autumn leaf mobile - a fun twist on a favorite autumn activity

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All ages will enjoy this e-Book--including adults! Younger children can listen in and share in the activities too.

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Apologia is the #1 publisher of creation-based science and Bible curriculum with more than 50 top awards from homeschool parents and media. The resources we publish and services we provide are designed to help homeschooling families learn, live, and defend the Christian faith.



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About the Author

Rachael Yunis is the Director of Apologia Science. She has advanced degrees in molecular genetics/developmental biology and biomedical ethics, over ten years’ experience in molecular genetic research, and publication in multiple peer-reviewed scientific journals. Rachael is co-author of the Apologia textbook, Advanced Biology, 2nd edition: The Human Body and creator of Apologia’s Field Trip Journal. She has worked as an ethicist and science writer for the American Medical Association, the Alzheimer’s Association, and other national publications such as Association News. She has been a volunteer member of local hospital ethics committees, is a speaker on science, ethics, and homeschooling topics, is an on-call foster parent to infants waiting to be adopted into their forever families, and works globally to support orphaned children. Together with her husband, Sam, a Ph.D. in mechanical and aerospace engineering and NASA engineer, they have always homeschooled their children and been active in their Virginia homeschool community. Their oldest two now attend Virginia Tech, pursuing degrees in astrophysics and artificial intelligence.

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