By Donna Latham, Andrew Christensen
Age point: 9 - 12 | Grade point: 3 - 7
Inviting little ones to discover the innovation and actual technological know-how in the back of buildings the area will depend on, this interactive e-book includes trivialities and enjoyable evidence that illustrate engineering ingenuity and achievements from historical aqueducts to the Suez Canal and the Hoover Dam. Readers will notice that engineers and developers alike positioned their lives at the line to develop civilization, experiencing triumphs and tragedies in construction monstrous. via amazing luck and heartbreaking failure, they constructed more and more subtle instruments and construction tools. actions and initiatives motivate young ones to discover the engineering approach and to attempt, try out back via trial and mistake. they are going to have interaction in hands-on explorations of buoyancy, Newton’s 3rd legislation of movement, and forces that push and pull buildings. tasks contain making a paper-cup zip line, development an arch, and simulating a tsunami whereas experimenting with gravity, hydroponics, and speed. via this e-book, young children will achieve an appreciation for the $64000 box of engineering as they strengthen their very own development abilities.
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Canals and Dams: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 Projects (Build It Yourself) by Donna Latham, Andrew Christensen