Parents' Guide to

Ada Lace Series

By Carrie Kingsley, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 6+

Third-grader uses science to solve problems and mysteries.

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age 5+

Based on 1 parent review

age 5+

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

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Books that are educational, engaging, and steeped in science are gems, and this series with a young girl at the center offers young readers a chance to see science from a rare perspective. The Ada Lace series has a remarkable way of applying the scientific process to everyday activities: Ada watching the world from her window in the afternoon, keeping a field journal, building a robot to solve an artistic problem, and more. Written with authenticity and warmth, these books are a gift for kids whose interests don't always fit the mold. The author's notes at the end of the books are fun to read and add even more educational heft to a series already packed with great information.

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