Charlotte the Scientist is Squished
by Camille Andros, illustrated by Brianne Farley
Clarion Books, 2017
This story is about Charlotte who loves to solve problems. Her biggest problem is that she is squished in her den with all her brothers and sisters. She needs more space. After she determines the question, she forms a hypothesis, then tests the hypothesis with an experiment. It doesn’t work! She tries other experiments, recording observations, drawing conclusions until she solves the question. Only a new problem occurs. Find out how Charlotte continues with her experiments until she finds her perfect solution.
With a touch of suspense, this book breaks down science experiments into steps young readers can understand and enjoy. Perfect to stretch the minds of young scientists.