Inventions & Inventors - Page 2 - Extreame Savings! Save up to 46%

Extreame Savings! Up to 46% off on Inventions & Inventors at Cmc Schools, Page 2. Top brands include Norwood House Pr, Sterling Children's Books, Random House Books for Young Readers, Gareth Stevens Pub, Book House, O'Reilly Media, Crabtree Pub Co, Powerkids Pr, DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley, Abrams, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, Candlewick Press, Balzer + Bray, Firefly Books, The Childs World Inc, Brand: Enchanted Lion Books, Picture Window Books, WALTER FOSTER JR, Brand: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), & Charlesbridge. Hurry! Limited time offers. Offers valid only while supplies last.

Make a Roller Coaster (Make Your Own)
By Norwood House Pr
In Stock
You Save: 26%

ean: 9781599539270, isbn: 1599539276,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
''Discusses the science behind roller coasters and includes instructions for readers to build their own from household materials.''--.

How Things Are Made
By Sterling Children's Books
In Stock
You Save: 34%

ean: 9781454920854, isbn: 1454920858,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
How was this made? Children have always wanted to know the answer to this question—and this fun and eye-catching book provides answers. With six large gatefolds and 26 booklets, it’s chock-full of fun facts that take kids through the life cycle of everyday objects like t-shirts, books, bread, chairs, and glassware. Young and inquiring minds will be fascinated, educated, and entertained for hours!.

Sky High: George Ferris's Big Wheel (Step into Reading)
By Random House Books for Young Readers
In Stock
You Save: 31%

ean: 9781101934531, isbn: 1101934530,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
This fascinating Step 3 History Reader describes the invention of the first Ferris wheel—an engineering marvel. The 1893 World’s Fair organizers wanted something big to draw people to Chicago . . . something that would rival the Eiffel Tower. George Ferris, an American engineer, had the idea for an observation wheel that passengers could ride on. People laughed at his idea. They said it would never work. But it was a huge success, with thirty-six cars that could hold over 2,100 riders!

Today's Technology (Infographics: How It Works)
By Gareth Stevens Pub
In Stock

ean: 9781538213643, isbn: 1538213648,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
By the time someone turns 21, they'll likely have spent about 200 days of their life playing video games, and even more using a mobile phone. Readers know that technology is a huge part of our lives, but they might not know exactly how some of it works. This book uses labeled infographics accompanied by simple, understandable text to tackle both familiar technology, such as cell phones, and newer technology, like solar panels. Each infographic describes how the technology works, relating to

Avoid Being in the First Submarine! (Danger Zone)
By Book House
In Stock

mpn: full-colour artwork, ean: 9781906370220, isbn: 1906370222,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
This is the true story of the 'Hunley', a hand-cranked submarine of the American Civil War which has now been raised and put on display. It sank three times, killing almost everyone who sailed in it - history doesn't get much grimmer than this..

Make: Paper Inventions: Machines that Move, Drawings that Light Up, and Wearables and Structures You Can Cut, Fold, and Roll
By O'Reilly Media
In Stock
You Save: 36%

mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781457187520, isbn: 1457187523,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
Paper is incredible stuff. It's easy to cut, but incredibly strong. It's disposable, but can last for centuries. It can stand as stiff as a board, pop up like a spring, or float like a leaf. And its invention changed the world forever. Perfect for kids, parents, and educators, Paper Inventions is a project-based book with full color illustrations, step-by-step instructions, supply lists, and templates that allow you to follow along with the book or devise something entirely new. Each chapter

Engineers Build Models (Engineering Close-up)
By Crabtree Pub Co
In Stock
You Save: 12%

ean: 9780778700937, isbn: 0778700933,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 39 reviews
Models play an important role in engineering. Models are used to test and improve designs. Readers will learn how engineers use different kinds of models and identify how a model and its subject are alike and how they are different..

Skyscrapers (Engineering Eurekas)
By Powerkids Pr
In Stock

ean: 9781499431070, isbn: 1499431074,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
Humans have been scraping the sky much longer than most people think – since the ancient Egyptian pyramids, in fact! In this exciting volume, readers will explore a comprehensive history of humanity’s most vertically ambitious architecture and learn the fascinating geometry that makes such engineering possible. They’ll also investigate technologies these man-made heights require, such as escalators, elevators, weather-resistant materials, and more. Dizzying photographs will amaze even

Cars, Trains, Ships, and Planes
By DK Publishing Dorling Kindersley
In Stock
You Save: 46%

mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781465438058, isbn: 146543805X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Get kids revved up and ready to read.Cars, Trains, Ships & Planes is a visual encyclopedia of every vehicle to zoom, sail, soar, float, or fly across the land, sea, and sky. Displaying more than 1,000 vehicles including classic cars, hybrids, race cars, sail boats, luxury cruise ships, BMX and dirt bikes, military tanks, steam locomotives, mountain trains, hot air balloons, fighter jets, International Space Station manned spacecraft and more, plus a glossary and index, this visual catalog is

Iggy Peck's Big Project Book for Amazing Architects
By Abrams
In Stock
You Save: 33%

mpn: 26680724, ean: 9781419718922, isbn: 1419718924,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Creativity meets curiosity and critical thinking in Iggy Peck’s Big Project Book for Amazing Architects, the new hands-on STEM project book from the #1 New York Times bestselling team behind Iggy Peck, Architect; Rosie Revere, Engineer; and Ada Twist, Scientist. Iggy Peck has one passion: building. His parents are proud of his fabulous creations, though they’re sometimes surprised by his materials—who could forget the tower he built of dirty diapers? This empowering workbook book features

Famous STEM Inventors: True stories of famous young inventors with awesome sketching and building activities for kids aged 6-10 years
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
In Stock
You Save: 5%

ean: 9781977528834, isbn: 197752883X,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 145 reviews
Famous STEM Inventors is an exciting collection of stories of young inventors and how they invented new things such as glowing paper, the surfboard, ear muffs, the television, the popsicle and more. It includes the engineering design process behind every invention to encourage children to understand the methods of inventing anything new. The book also contains prompts which inspire kids to design and create their own new gadget or useful thing..

Robert Crowther's Pop-Up House of Inventions: Hundreds of Fabulous Facts About Your Home
By Candlewick Press
In Stock

mpn: FBA-|290123, ean: 9780763642532, isbn: 0763642533,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
''Junior trivia masters will pore over this pop-up book.'' — Child MagazineWould you believe that a scientist caught a cold and died while conducting experiments in early refrigeration? Did you know that soap was once made from goat fat? Can you guess how pumpernickel bread got its name? Did you know there is polytetrafl uoroethylene somewhere in your kitchen? It’s all true! It’s all amazing! And it’s all in the updated, reissued Robert Crowther’s Amazing Pop-up House of Inventions.

The Diamond and the Boy: The Creation of Diamonds & The Life of H. Tracy Hall
By Balzer + Bray
In Stock

ean: 9780062659033, isbn: 0062659030,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 57 reviews
Told in a unique dual-narrative format, The Diamond and the Boy follows the stories of both natural diamond creation and the life of H. Tracy Hall, the inventor of a revolutionary diamond-making machine. Perfect for fans of Rosie Revere, Engineer, and On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein. Before a diamond is a gem, it’s a common gray rock called graphite. Through an intense trial of heat and pressure, it changes into one of the most valuable stones in the world.Before Tracy Hall was

New Hands, New Life: Robots, Prostheses and Innovation
By Firefly Books
In Stock
You Save: 45%

ean: 9781770859692, isbn: 1770859691,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 90 reviews
Everyone uses machines in our daily life -- cars, buses and bikes; computers and phones; washing machines and dryers. Another type of machine is an ''assistive technology''. These enable a man missing a leg to walk, a woman missing an arm to hold objects, and a child in a wheelchair to play a sport. New Hands, New Life offers young readers the opportunity to learn how our bodies work during physical activity and what happens when they don't work properly. It shows how exciting advances in

Shoes Before the Store
By The Childs World Inc
SKU: #NL9781609736811
In Stock

sku: NL9781609736811, ean: 9781609736811, isbn: 1609736818,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
Shows the process of making footwear, from its beginning as leather to its ending on a shoe store shelf..

Arab Science and Invention in the Golden Age
By Brand: Enchanted Lion Books
In Stock
You Save: 43%

ean: 9781592700806, isbn: 1592700802,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 119 reviews
Named one of the ''Best Children's Book of the Year, 2008'' by Bank Street College of EducationNamed a ''Notable Book for Children, 2008'' by Smithsonian''Highly recommended for public and school library nonfiction collections for young adults.''—Midwest Book Review''An excellent little book aimed essentially at young readers, but informative for those of any age. Highest rating.''—Science Books & FilmsUsed Book in Good Condition.

John Deere's Powerful Idea: The Perfect Plow (The Story Behind the Name)
By Picture Window Books
In Stock
You Save: 43%

mpn: illustrations, ean: 9781479571383, isbn: 1479571385,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
John Deere’s farm equipment brand is famous around the world, but people may not know the story behind the man himself. Deere's humble blacksmith beginnings and a simple plow eventually led to massive success, but it wasn’t easy. The story behind the name will give readers new appreciation for the popular green tractors and equipment around today..

50 Wacky Inventions Throughout History: Weird inventions that seem too crazy to be real! (Wacky Series)
In Stock
You Save: 37%

ean: 9781633222946, isbn: 1633222942,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
With 50 Wacky Inventions Throughout History, history has never been so fun--or wacky!Have you ever heard of a bike TV? Or a bird diaper? 50 Wacky Inventions Throughout History describes 50 inventions that seem too crazy to be true--but are! Whether useful, entertaining, or just plain silly, these mind-boggling inventions and gadgets from yesterday, today, and tomorrow will surprise and delight fun-fact lovers of all ages.WALTER FOSTER JR.

Timeless Thomas: How Thomas Edison Changed Our Lives
By Brand: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
In Stock
You Save: 42%

mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9780805091083, isbn: 0805091084,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 23 reviews
What do record players, batteries, and movie cameras have in common? All these devices were created by the man known as The Wizard of Menlo Park: Thomas Edison.Edison is most famous for inventing the incandescent lightbulb, but at his landmark laboratories in Menlo Park & West Orange, New Jersey, he also developed many other staples of modern technology. Despite many failures, Edison persevered. And good for that, because it would be very difficult to go through a day without using one of his

Alexander Graham Bell Answers the Call
By Charlesbridge
In Stock
You Save: 30%

ean: 9781580897211, isbn: 1580897215,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 66 reviews
Well before Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone, Aleck (as his family called him) was a curious boy, interested in how and why he was able to hear the world all around him. His father was a speech therapist who invented the Visible Alphabet and his mother was hearing impaired, which only made Aleck even more fascinated by sound vibration and modes of communication. Naturally inquisitive and inclined to test his knowledge, young Aleck was the perfect person to grow up in the Age of

Viewing Page 2 of 5

View more products in Science, Nature & How It Works.
Feel free to Browse Our Catalog.

Privacy Policy / Terms of Service / Accessibility Statement
© 2019 - All Rights Reserved.