Great Book of Questions
“The art and science of asking questions is the
source of all knowledge.” - Thomas Berger
About This Book
Welcome! We invite you to join us in a
spirit of curiosity in celebrating a year’s
worth of science and inquiry.
The questions throughout this book were
generated by Churchill students, ages
6-13, during the 2008-9 school year.
Click on the underlined phrases to access
links to websites and videos to learn more
about the topics and themes discussed.
Enjoy and thanks for reading!
-Lisa Fischler & Churchill Students
Table of Contents
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Culture, History and Innovation
Chemistry and Physics
Evolution and Prehistory
Human Body and Health
Plant and Animal Life
Culture, History and
“The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of
something we do not understand.” - Frank Herbert
A Science Odyssey: How Science Has Changed
Over the Past 100 Years
Secret Life of the Brain: 3D
from Around the
How Television Works
How TV Works -
17 Ways To Beat Your
On Board the Titanic
The Great Eraser Caper
How Light Bulbs
About Building Structures
History of Plumbing archKIDecture
History of Toilets Fall of the Leaning Tower