Imagine that you are sitting at your desk, doing your homework. All of a sudden, the image of a friend who you haven’t seen in a very long time pops into your mind. A few minutes later, the phone rings. Surprise! It’s that very same friend calling! Coincidence, or premonition? Author Helaine Becker pairs mysteries of the mind with the natural curiosity of savvy young readers in this interactive guide. What is Extra Sensory Perception (ESP)? Do psychic powers really exist, or can they be explained by science? Better yet, how can we have fun with it? Kids will read about everything from the intruiging science and history behind these mysterious phenomena, to the tricks that phony psychics use to fool us. Are You Psychic? is also chock-full of many exciting activities and experiments, providing the tools for kids to become their own psychic investigators. They’ll learn to identify and weed out the scheming phonies, and have a great time testing friends, family — even their pets!
This is a solid offering for kids interested in honing their paranormal skills.
Third eye exercises, colored auras, precognition dream analysis, and scores of other paranormal phenomena are explored, explained and experimented within this psychic treat.
This fast-paced, jam-packed introduction to psychic phenomena has good vibes...Are You Psychic? will entertain children with inquiring minds and encourage them to observe, think, ask, test, and arrive responsibly at conclusions.
Are You Psychic? rolls age appropriate, quality information (think first year psychology course) into a snazzy package, with the perfect "all about me" perspective that late elementary, early middle school aged kids love.
Uncanny fun. ***** (out of five)
The author's approach prompts children to think critically about the subject matter and encourages them to draw their own conclusions on whether or not ESP is real...an eye-catching book.
Well researched, easy to understand and inviting, this visionary read will entrance readers young and old.
Whether for sleepover entertainment or for serious scientific investigation, these simple experiments are sure to please.
The book is brightly illustrated with short east to read, blocks of information. This fun-filled book is not only entertaining but also educational.
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