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BISAC Subject JNF051140

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Physics

Put Pulleys to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do flagpoles and some window blinds have in common? They use pulleys to perform work! Pulleys are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word for it… Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Screws to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do jar tops and water-bottle lids have in common? Both of them are screws! Screws are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word for it. Put screws to… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Wedges to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do a doorstop, a butter knife, and the front of a boat have in common? All of them are wedges! Wedges are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But don't take our word… Read More →

  • Lexile: 570
  • Dewey: 621.8

Put Wheels and Axles to the Test

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

What do bicycles, doorknobs, and screwdrivers have in common? All of them use wheels and axles to perform work! Wheels and axles are simple machines. They help us to do jobs more easily. But… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 621.8078

Raising a Bag of Toys: Pulley vs. Inclined Plane

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Simple Machines to the Rescue

Is it easier to lift a bag full of toys with an inclined plane or a pulley? Readers will see how a group of kids compares two simple machines and decides which one does a better job at… Read More →

  • Lexile: 320
  • ATOS: 1.3
  • Dewey: 621.8

Relativity and Quantum Mechanics: Principles of Modern Physics

From the Series Secrets of the Universe

Do you ever wonder why it seems like you are not moving even though you are standing on a planet that moves through space? How does matter turn into energy? From Lavoisier to Einstein… Read More →

  • ATOS: 7.2
  • Dewey: 530.11

Rolling

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Balance and Motion

Explore the motion of rolling through simple text and colorful pictures highlighting dice, rolling pins, and more. Read More →

  • Dewey: 531'.11

Science Discovery Timelines — eBook Set

From the Series Science Discovery Timelines

Set

Trace the history of significant scientific discoveries through a visual timeline of events and supporting text. Each chapter tells an intriguing story of how scientists build on the work of… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $186.60
  • Your Price: $139.95
  • 4 titles

Science Discovery Timelines — Library Bound Set

From the Series Science Discovery Timelines

Set

Trace the history of significant scientific discoveries through a visual timeline of events and supporting text. Each chapter tells an intriguing story of how scientists build on the work of… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $122.60
  • Your Price: $91.95
  • 4 titles

Science Gets It Wrong Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Set

Check out some of science's biggest mistakes and most glaringly incorrect assumptions. With spreads devoted to the most surprising stories, these books reveal how scientific thought has… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $186.60
  • Your Price: $139.95
  • 4 titles

Science Gets It Wrong — eBook Set

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Set

Check out some of science's biggest mistakes and most glaringly incorrect assumptions. With spreads devoted to the most surprising stories, these books reveal how scientific thought has… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $159.96
  • Your Price: $119.97
  • 4 titles

Science Gets It Wrong — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Set

Check out some of science's biggest mistakes and most glaringly incorrect assumptions. With spreads devoted to the most surprising stories, these books reveal how scientific thought has… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $79.96
  • Your Price: $71.96
  • 4 titles

Science Gets It Wrong — Paperback Set

From the Series Science Gets It Wrong

Set

Check out some of science's biggest mistakes and most glaringly incorrect assumptions. With spreads devoted to the most surprising stories, these books reveal how scientific thought has… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $15.18
  • Your Price: $15.18
  • 2 titles

Science in Action: How Things Work — Library Bound Set

From the Series Science in Action: How Things Work

Set

Each book in this series is designed to answer all the basics in a fun and informative way. Learn about light, electricity, and gravity through practical activities and easy-to-follow… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $101.28
  • Your Price: $75.96
  • 4 titles

Screws

From the Series Early Bird Physics

We've all seen screws, but how do they work? Why is it easier to screw something into something than to simply push it in? With basic hands-on experiments and clear descriptions, this simple… Read More →

  • ATOS: 3.5
  • Dewey: 621.8'8

Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work? Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

Set

Support young readers as they tackle a key question—How Do Simple Machines Work? Easy-reading text introduces wedges, inclined planes, levers, and more. Hands-on experiments, instructive… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work? — eBook Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

Set

Support young readers as they tackle a key question—How Do Simple Machines Work? Easy-reading text introduces wedges, inclined planes, levers, and more. Hands-on experiments, instructive… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles

Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work? — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — How Do Simple Machines Work?

Set

Support young readers as they tackle a key question—How Do Simple Machines Work? Easy-reading text introduces wedges, inclined planes, levers, and more. Hands-on experiments, instructive… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $119.94
  • Your Price: $107.95
  • 6 titles

Solids

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Kinds of Matter

Vibrant photos and relatable text introduce readers to trees, cookies, shoes, and other kid-friendly examples of solids. Read More →

  • Dewey: 530.4'1

Spinning

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Balance and Motion

Acquaint emergent readers with different objects that spin—think tops, fans, and more! Read More →

  • Dewey: 531'.113

Staying Still

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Balance and Motion

This easy text presents the concept of staying still by examining trees, rocks, and other stationary objects. Read More →

  • Dewey: 531'.12

STEM on the Battlefield — eBook Set

From the Series STEM on the Battlefield

Set

Combining historical information with STEM concepts, STEM on the Battlefield introduces readers to the ways in which science and math have been used in warfare. Including codes, weaponry, and… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $287.94
  • Your Price: $215.96
  • 6 titles

STEM on the Battlefield — Library Bound Set

From the Series STEM on the Battlefield

Set

Combining historical information with STEM concepts, STEM on the Battlefield introduces readers to the ways in which science and math have been used in warfare. Including codes, weaponry, and… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $191.94
  • Your Price: $143.95
  • 6 titles
Fall 2018

STEM Trailblazer Bios Audisee® eBooks with Audio Bundle (Multi-User) — Audisee® eBook with Audio Set

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Set

Read about the life stories and significant contributions of some of today's most accomplished figures in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields. Narrative nonfiction text… Read More →

  • Audisee® eBook with Audio
  • List Price: $419.85
  • Your Price: $314.89
  • 9 titles