Now you can discover the answers to these and many other fascinating questions about engineering for yourself with this fun-filled resource. Janice VanCleave's Engineering for Every Kid
presents entertaining, challenging experiments and activities to help you understand the different types of engineering there are—including structural, solar, electrical, and chemical—and how each is applied to real world everyday situations.
Each of the activities is broken down into its purpose, a list of easy-to-find materials, step-by-step instructions, expected results, and a simple scientific explanation. Plus, the book’s 25 projects can easily be used in the classroom, as the basis of a science fair project, or at home just for fun!
Presents twenty-five science experiments and projects dealing with engineering, introducing each activity with an explanation of the forces involved and the theories that will be tested.
Number of Pages: 205
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Science + Nature / Experiments + Projects
Series Title: Science for Every Kid Series
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Janice Pratt VanCleave
Street Date: March 23, 2007
Item Number (DPCI): 248-06-9250