Screws at Work (Simple Machines All Around Us)

Screws at Work (Simple Machines All Around Us)

# 030662

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Item #: 030662
ISBN: 9781978520905
Grades: 1-3

Publisher Description:

The screw is a simple machine that changed the world in remarkable ways. In the 1440s, the screw was central to the success of the printing press, which allowed scientists and great thinkers around the world to share ideas. Today, screws are necessary to hold a variety of objects together, from chairs to light bulbs. They also manifest in the forms of ceiling fans and airplane propellers. With approachable text and an image gallery of recognizable objects that use this simple machine, this book allows early readers to understand the forces and STEM concepts that make screws vital to the modern world.

Category Description for Simple Machines All Around Us:

Simple machines are used all around us. Readers will discover simple machines at work in our world. Titles in this series are: Inclined Planes at Work, Levers at Work, Pulleys at Work, Screws at Work, Wedges at Work, Wheels and Axles at Work. Each book is about 24 pages long with informative illustrations and explanations. Boldface words appear in Words to Know glossary in the back. More information books and websites are suggested here, too. ~Amber

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Enslow Publishers
0.15 (lbs.)
7.12" x 8.25" x 0.06"
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This looks like a fun way to incorporate writing for the summer.
Mrs L on May 18, 2016
This looks like a fun way to incorporate writing for the summer.
Mrs L on May 18, 2016
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