Fall 2018

Cutting-Edge 3D Printing

From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Cutting-Edge STEM

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What if people could make toys, foods, or even body parts using a computer printer? They can! Modern programmers and scientists have figured out a way to make three-dimensional versions of almost anything they can design on a computer. This title covers the latest, greatest advances in 3D printing, from how it works to how it’s used in homes, schools, and workplaces. Accessible language, up-to-date photos, and a high-interest STEM topic make this a great choice for eager and reluctant readers alike.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-54152-346-3
$30.65 $22.99
978-1-54152-772-0
$9.99 $9.99
978-1-54152-535-1
$46.65 $34.99
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science, STEM
Copyright 2019
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Searchlight Books ™
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2018-08-01
BISACS JNF012000, JNF051000, JNF061000
Dewey 621.9/88
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 810
Guided Reading Level V
ATOS Reading Level 5.0
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 198683
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Reviewed, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Reviews

Booklist

“An exciting series for technology collections.”—Booklist

Author: Karen Latchana Kenney

Karen Latchana Kenney was born near the rainforests of Guyana, but moved far north to Minnesota at a young age. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor's degree in English and has been writing and editing since. She has worked as an editor at an educational publishing company, but is now a full-time freelance writer and editor in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She has written more than 70 books on all kinds of subjects: from arts and crafts to biographies of famous people. Her books have received positive reviews from Booklist, Library Media Connection, and School Library Journal. When she's not busy writing, she loves biking and hiking with her husband and young son in the many beautiful parks of the state. Visit her online at http://latchanakenney.wordpress.com/.