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BISAC Subject JNF051130

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Machinery & Tools

First Step Nonfiction — Tools at Work — Interactive Books Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Tools at Work

Set

Vibrant color photographs and simple sentences introduce students to a variety of tools. Students will learn how these basic tools work while improving their reading skills. This series meets… Read More →

  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $215.95
  • 6 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Tools at Work — Library Bound Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Tools at Work

Set

Vibrant color photographs and simple sentences introduce students to a variety of tools. Students will learn how these basic tools work while improving their reading skills. This series meets… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $119.95
  • Your Price: $89.96
  • 5 titles

First Step Nonfiction — Tools at Work — Paperback Set

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Tools at Work

Set

Vibrant color photographs and simple sentences introduce students to a variety of tools. Students will learn how these basic tools work while improving their reading skills. This series meets… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $33.20
  • Your Price: $33.20
  • 5 titles

Forklifts

From the Series Pull Ahead Books — Mighty Movers

What do forklifts do? How are forklifts loaded? How do forklifts move? Read this book to discover the answers! Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 621.8'63

From Cotton to T-Shirt

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does cotton turn into a soft T-shirt? Follow each step in the production cycle—from growing cotton to wearing a comfy shirt—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 646.4'35

From Iron to Car

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does iron turn into a brand-new car? Follow each step in the production cycle—from digging up iron ore to hitting the road—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 629.2'3

From Oil to Gas

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does oil turn into fuel for cars and trucks? Follow each step in the production cycle—from clearing land to filling a tank with gas—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 360
  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 665.5'3827

From Sheep to Sweater

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does sheep's wool turn into cozy clothing? Follow each step in the production cycle—from shearing a sheep to pulling on a warm sweater—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 410
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 677'.31

From Tree to Paper

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does a tree turn into a comic book or a magazine? Follow each step in the production cycle—from planting a tree to reading or writing on paper—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 300
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 676

From Wax to Crayon

From the Series Start to Finish, Second Series

How does wax turn into a colorful crayon? Follow each step in the production cycle—from melting wax into a liquid to coloring a fun picture—in this fascinating book! Read More →

  • Lexile: 450
  • ATOS: 2.1
  • Dewey: 665'.4

Front Loaders Scoop!

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Construction Zone

What do you need to scoop up a large load? A front loader! Front loaders can scoop up rocks and dirt. Scoop by scoop, front loaders work hard to get the job done. Age-appropriate critical… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.8
  • Dewey: 621.8/6

Garbage Trucks on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how garbage trucks work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 420
  • ATOS: 1.9
  • Dewey: 628.4/42
Fall 2019

Garfield's ® Almost-as-Great-as-Naps Guide to Engineering

From the Series Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs

Join Garfield in exploring breakthroughs in engineering, from the first pyramids and plumbing to modern times and into the future, where one day people may be able to take vacations to the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 810
  • ATOS: 4.9
  • Dewey: 620
Fall 2019

Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs — eBook Set

From the Series Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs

Set

Garfield introduces readers to the most noteworthy STEM discoveries, breakthroughs, and inventions with his trademark laugh-out-loud commentary. From the beginning of numbers to computer… Read More →

  • Multi-user eBook
  • List Price: $170.60
  • Your Price: $127.95
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs — Library Bound Set

From the Series Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs

Set

Garfield introduces readers to the most noteworthy STEM discoveries, breakthroughs, and inventions with his trademark laugh-out-loud commentary. From the beginning of numbers to computer… Read More →

  • Library Bound Hardcover
  • List Price: $111.96
  • Your Price: $83.97
  • 4 titles
Fall 2019

Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs — Paperback Set

From the Series Garfield's ® Fat Cat Guide to STEM Breakthroughs

Set

Garfield introduces readers to the most noteworthy STEM discoveries, breakthroughs, and inventions with his trademark laugh-out-loud commentary. From the beginning of numbers to computer… Read More →

  • Paperback
  • List Price: $35.96
  • Your Price: $34.16
  • 4 titles

Genius Engineering Inventions: From the Plow to 3D Printing

From the Series Incredible Inventions

Tin cans were first produced in London in 1813. But they had to be opened with a hammer and chisel, because the can opener wasn't invented until 1855! Check out other amazing engineering… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1020
  • Dewey: 600

Genius Optical Inventions: From the X-Ray to the Telescope

From the Series Incredible Inventions

Before magnifying glasses, how did people make objects look larger? The ancient Romans filled glass bowls with water. Then microscopes and telescopes came along. But optical innovation didn't… Read More →

  • Lexile: 980
  • Dewey: 621.36

Going Ice Fishing: Lever vs. Screw

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

Is it easier to move ice with a lever or a screw? Readers will see how a group of kids compares two simple machines and decides which one does a better job at moving the ice. This book… Read More →

  • Lexile: 350
  • ATOS: 1.7
  • Dewey: 621.8

Gravity

From the Series First Step Nonfiction — Forces and Motion

Gravity is what keeps us from flying off into space. We are always being pulled towards the center of the earth. The moon is also pulled by the earth’s gravity. That’s why it’s always so close to us. Read More →

  • ATOS: 2.3
  • Dewey: 531'.6
Spring 2020

Great Engineering Fails

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure

Ships, bridges, and tall buildings are marvels of engineering. They are designed to be strong and safe. But even state-of-the-art designs don't always hold up in the real world. Learn about… Read More →

  • Lexile: 770
  • Dewey: 620/.00452

Harvesters Go to Work

From the Series Farm Machines at Work

Learn about the role of harvesters on farms in this title published jointly with New Holland Agriculture. Explore how harvesters work and what is in store for the future of this piece of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 530
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 631.3/7

Hauling a Pumpkin: Wheels and Axles vs. Lever

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

Which works better to haul a pumpkin—a lever or wheels and axles? Readers will see how a group of kids compares two simple machines and decides which one does a better job at moving the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 370
  • ATOS: 1.6
  • Dewey: 621.8'11

Helicopters on the Go

From the Series Bumba Books ® — Machines That Go

Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about how helicopters work. Age-appropriate critical thinking questions and a photo glossary help build… Read More →

  • Lexile: 400
  • ATOS: 2.0
  • Dewey: 629.133/352