Technology in Action

Wheels, axles, pulleys, levers—with these simple parts, humans have created the incredible machines that power our world today. This accessible series introduces readers to basic machine parts and the extraordinary ways we use them. Readers will gain a thorough understanding of key engineering concepts through detailed photographs of machinery and extended annotations. They’ll get a close-up look at how these fascinating parts work with “Technology in Action” spreads. This innovative series fosters an early interest in STEM and gets readers excited about the engineering wonders around them every day, from skateboards to Ferris wheels.
• Introduces readers to simple machine parts and their uses
• Fact boxes and full-color photographs illustrate important concepts
• “Technology in Action” spreads show detailed images of machines at work

• Meets the Engineering curriculum of the NGSS 3-PS2 and NGSS 3-PS3

Library Set List: $157.50 / S&L: $118.20

Reading Level: 3

Interest Level: 3-6

Product type : Library Set
ISBN : 978-1-5383-3843-8
Copyright : 2019
Language : English
Pages : 32
Trim : 8 1/2" x 11"
Detailed Table of Contents • Diagrams • Fact Boxes • Full-Color Photographs • Further Information Section • Glossary • Index
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