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Uncover the Human Body: An Uncover It Book
By Transition Vendor
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mpn: 92943, ean: 9781571457899, isbn: 1571457895,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Filled with interesting facts and information, this book offers a comprehensive approach to teaching children about anatomy and functions of the human body. Beginning with the dermal system each layer addresses the skeletal system, digestive system, urinary system, circulatory system, repiratory system, muscular system, and nervous system. Children will learn why bones can bend without breaking, how blood travels thru the body and protects against germs, how different parts of the brain

Combines (Casey and Friends)
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mpn: 9781937747541, ean: 9781937747541, isbn: 1937747549,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
Learn How Red Combines Harvest Crops with Casey & Friends! Combines introduces children to the world of modern farm equipment showing how the most complex machines on the farm work to harvest crops. This book is filled with colorful action photographs, fun illustrations and a cast of cartoon equipment characters. Narrated by Casey the farmer and Tillus the worm, Combines teaches readers how Cody and Kellie the combines of Happy Skies Farm harvest crops by gathering, separating, and unloading

Movie Maker: The Ultimate Guide to Making Films
By Candlewick Press
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mpn: 9780763649494, ean: 9780763649494, isbn: 076364949X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
Action! Open the working clapper board to find everything an aspiring filmmaker needs to make a cool movie using a digital camera or cell phone. (Ages 8 and up)Do you know the difference between a close-up and a mid shot? A tilt and a pan? What does a camera’s point of view have to do with telling a story? From gathering simple equipment to outlining a script, from choosing a location to mastering the art of lighting and directing with finesse, MOVIE MAKER offers expert guidance (and top tips

The Way Things Work
By Houghton Mifflin/Walter Lorraine Books
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ean: 9780395428573, isbn: 0395428572,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
From levers to lasers, from cameras to computers, this 384-page volume is a remarkable overview of the machines and inventions that shape our lives, amusingly presented with a large dose of Macaulay's wit and personality..

The Way Things Work Now
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mpn: 9780544824386, ean: 9780544824386, isbn: 0544824385,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
A New York Times Bestseller Explainer-in-Chief David Macaulay updates the worldwide bestseller The New Way Things Work to capture the latest developments in the technology that most impacts our lives. Famously packed with information on the inner workings of everything from windmills to Wi-Fi, this extraordinary and humorous book both guides readers through the fundamental principles of machines, and shows how the developments of the past are building the world of tomorrow. This sweepingly

How to Be an Engineer
By DK Children
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ean: 9781465470270, isbn: 1465470271,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Clearly explained engineering concepts and fun, simple projects give kids ages 7-9 the chance to put their STEAM knowledge to the test!Teach kids to think like an engineer! The engaging projects in this book will encourage kids to investigate using items from around the house. Build a robot arm out of rulers; learn about jet propulsion with balloons; crush toilet-paper rolls to explore materials; and much more. Read about how engineers use STEAM subjects and their imaginations to think

Make: Electronics: Learning Through Discovery
By Maker Media book,
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781680450262, isbn: 9781680450262,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
''This is teaching at its best!''--Hans Camenzind, inventor of the 555 timer (the world's most successful integrated circuit).''A fabulous book: well written, well paced, fun, and informative. I also love the sense of humor. It's very good at disarming the fear. And it's gorgeous. I'll be recommending this book highly.''--Tom Igoe, author of Physical Computing and Making Things Talk.A ''magnificent and rewarding book. ... Every step of this structured instruction is expertly illustrated with

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of How (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)
By imusti
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781426323294, isbn: 1426323298,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
This charming reference book answers questions kids ask every day, taking a closer look at the things that surround them and how they work—from cars to vacuum cleaners, storms to seasons, animal bodies to humans. More than 100 colorful photos are paired with age-appropriate text featuring answers to questions like ''How do chameleons change color?'' ''How do refrigerators stay cold?'' ''How do tornadoes form?'' ''How do submarines stay underwater?'' ''How does food get to the grocery store?''

From Apple Trees to Cider, Please!
By Albert Whitman & Company
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780807565131, isbn: 080756513X,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Grab the wagon, it's a bright autumn day and the trees are full of ripe, red apples! There's an apple festival underway at the farm and lots of work to do making cider. This visit finishes with a cider doughnut and a cup of freshly pressed cider. DELICIOUS! Told in crisp, action-driven rhymes from a young child's point of view, From Apple Trees to Cider, Please! is a realistic account of how apple cider is pressed, flavored with the charm and vigor of a harvest celebration..

Science Rocks!
By DK Publishing
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mpn: 9780756671983, ean: 9780756671983, isbn: 0756671981,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Daring experiments and perplexing puzzles designed to get your brain cells buzzing! Science Rocks offers youngsters a variety of awe-inspiring ideas for science projects that could enliven their school work and help them score the winning prize at the science fair! Jam-packed with fun activities to fill a few spare minutes, an hour, or a day, this book teaches kids how to use household objects to learn about chemistry, physics, biology, and more. With its vivid illustrations and step-by-step

DK Eyewitness Books: Electricity
By DK Children
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781465408990, isbn: 1465408991,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures. Eyewitness: Electricity presents the story of electricity — from the earliest discoveries to the technologies of today — explaining how our eyes receive light rays and turn them into electrical signals, how the chemicals in batteries work, how the invention of electric motors allowed for the creation of household

Roller Coasters (Amusement Park Rides)
By Abdo Kids Jumbo
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ean: 9781532108044, isbn: 1532108044,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
This title explains the history of roller coasters and the exciting and stomach-churning rides they are today. Readers will learn that roller coaster history began in Russia with giant ice slides called ''Russian mountains.'' Today coasters feature extreme speeds, twists, flips, and 100-foot drops. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids Jumbo is an imprint of Abdo Kids, a division of ABDO..

Televisions (Everyday Inventions)
By Checkerboard Library
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ean: 9781604530896, isbn: 1604530898,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 64 reviews
Clearly explains and explores the history, inventors, and inner workings of everday marvels through graphic timelines, helpful diagrams, full-color photographs, and engaging text..

Thomas The Tank Engine: 1945 onwards (all aboard) (Owners' Workshop Manual)
By Haynes Publishing UK
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ean: 9780857338518, isbn: 085733851X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 85 reviews
NEW IN PAPERBACK. Aimed at the 3–7 age group, this innovative book applies the Haynes treatment to one of the most popular children's characters. Inspired by the world-famous Haynes manuals, this book explains how Thomas works, how his driver operates him, and how the engineers of the Sodor railway keep him in tip-top condition. Some of Thomas's friends also feature, with Henry's overhaul, for example, offering the chance for young readers to see how a steam engine is taken apart and

3D Printing (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
By Turtleback Books
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ean: 9780606412490, isbn: 0606412492,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. 3D printing has made some fascinating developments in recent years. It has been around since the 1980s, but technology has improved dramatically. Now, 3D printers are used in business, medicine, cooking, fashion and more..

How Things Work Encyclopedia
By DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
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ean: 9780756658359, isbn: 0756658357,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 141 reviews
Looking at the technology all around us-and then explaining how it works, the How Things Work Encyclopedia lifts the hood of a car engine, gets inside a TV set, and discovers the power of invisible microwaves. With close-ups, cutaways, and diagrams bringing the technology to life, and timelines illustrating the development of inventions, challenging curiosity quizzes and fascinating facts, the How Things Work Encyclopedia lets children really see and understand what's going on inside.DK

How Machines Work: Zoo Break!
By DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781465440129, isbn: 1465440127,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 111 reviews
Award-winning artist David Macaulay introduces readers to his hilarious new creations, Sloth and Sengi, in How Machines Work: Zoo Break!Complete with a unique jacket with an interactive compound machine incorporating several of the simple mechanisms featured in the book, How Machines Work: Zoo Break! uses models and illustrations to demonstrate the technology of six simple machines: levers, pulleys, screws, inclined planes, wedges, and wheels.Follow the mad antics of Sloth and his sidekick

Engineering the ABC's: How Engineers Shape Our World
By Brand: Ferne Press
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ean: 9781933916514, isbn: 1933916516,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
Imagine a world without cars and computers, or toys and televisions, or movies and microwaves. Then imagine a world without engineers. Engineering the ABC's answers questions about now everyday things work and how engineering relates to so many parts of a child's daily life. In an entertaining and engaging way, this book shows how engineers shape our world.Used Book in Good Condition.

Castle: Revised and in Full Color
By HMH Books for Young Readers
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ean: 9780544102262, isbn: 0544102266,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
The word itself conjures up mystery, romance, intrigue, and grandeur. What could be more perfect for an author/illustrator who has continually stripped away the mystique of architectural structures that have long fascinated modern man? With typical zest and wry sense of humor punctuating his drawings, David Macaulay traces the step-by-step planning and construction of both castle and town..

Imaginative Inventions: The Who, What, Where, When, and Why of Roller Skates, Potato Chips, Marbles, and Pie (and More!)
By Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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mpn: FBA-|291518, ean: 9780316347259, isbn: 0316347256,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 99 reviews
Written in verse and filled with full-color illustrations drawn by the author, this book invites young readers inside the minds of great inventors, encouraging them to think imaginatively as it offers the origins of items such as roller skates, potato chips, eyeglasses, the vacuum cleaner, and more..

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