Early learners are often able to describe sounds — loud and quiet, high and low. After finishing this engaging introduction to the science of sound, they'll also be able to explain where sounds come from, how they're measured, and how they reach our ears! Fun facts about sounds are presented using short, simple sentences that allow readers to independently explore this topic. Basic elementary science concepts are explained in accessible ways, and a glossary helps readers understand unfamiliar terms. Full-color photographs and diagrams with helpful labels are essential components of the eye-catching design.