Fall 2018

Flippers & Fins

Technology Inspired by Animals

From the Series Animal Tech

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Scientists continue to discover new things about ocean animals and the amazing abilities that allow them to thrive deep underwater. Readers will learn about six life-changing pieces of technology that have come from the study of underwater animals—from squid-inspired computer parts to tsunami sensors modeled after dolphin calls. By exploring the stories of inspiration and study that have led to these innovations, students will explore biology, engineering, and other STEM fields.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-62920-737-7
$27.99 $20.99
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre High/Low, Nonfiction
Subject Animals, Science, STEM
Copyright 2019
Publisher Full Tilt Press
Imprint Full Tilt Press
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2018-08-01
BISACS JNF051120, JNF061010
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 9
Lexile 700
Features Activities, Bibliography/further reading, Glossary words bolded within text, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Tessa Miller