From Cement to Bridge

From the Series Start to Finish

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

How is a bridge built? Cement is mixed with water and rocks to make concrete. The concrete is poured into holes and into blocks that are stacked to make a bridge. Once fences and lights are added to the bridge, cars can drive across it.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-57505-811-5
$35.99 $26.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Publication Date 2004-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 1.8
BISACS JNF057000, JNF051120
Dewey 666'.893
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Lexile 450
Guided Reading Level L
ATOS Reading Level 2.6
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 77897
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Glossary, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides

Author: Robin Nelson

Robin Nelson's careers have always kept her surrounded by books—as an elementary teacher, working at a publishing company, and now working as a school library media specialist. But her favorite job is writing books for kids. She has written many nonfiction books for children. She lives with her family in Minneapolis.

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Start to Finish

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