Item description for Towers and Tunnels by Etta Kaner...
Budding engineers find out the hows and whys of real towers and tunnels, and then construct their own using cardboard, modeling clay, straws, string and other household and classroom materials. Sidebars include current and historical information about famous towers and tunnels around the world, such as the Eiffel Tower, the CN Tower and the Chunnel. Activities and open-ended experiments let kids have fun as they learn principles of science and technology. Kids are encouraged to keep notes about their discoveries for use in other experiments and school projects.
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Studio: Kids Can Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.6" Width: 8.3" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.44 lbs.
Release Date Jan 31, 2009
Publisher Kids Can Press, Ltd.
ISBN 1550742183 ISBN13 9781550742183
Availability 0 units.
More About Etta Kaner
Award-winning author and teacher Etta Kaner enjoys writing nonfiction for both children and adults. Her books include Animals Migrating, Animal Talk, Animal Groups and other titles in the Animal Behavior series, as well as four titles in the Kids Can Read series. She is also author of the Exploring the Elements and Have You Ever Seen series. She lives in Toronto.