STEM : Gr. 4-8 Middle grade literature

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Fiction and nonfiction that connect literature with STEM (science, technology, English, mathematics) for grades 4-8. For math related books at the elementary level, there are several boards listed on this Pinterest page.These books are available in the Doucette Library.

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Alaina Gassler, came up with a possible fix for those blind spots caused by the pillars on either side of the windshield using a webcam and a small projector. And car manufacturers like Hyundai and Kia are already thinking along the same lines. Small Projector, Car Blinds, Eighth Grade, Seventh Grade, Fiction And Nonfiction, Funny Video Memes, Automobile Industry, Middle School Writing, 14 Year Old

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This is Alaina Gassler's Science and Engineering Fair project in 2019. She completed this as an 8th grader at Avon Grove Charter School in West Grove, PA. Ab...

Read Book: Rubber Band Engineer, Build Slingshot Powered Rockets, Rubber Band Rifles, Unconventional Catapults, and More Guerrilla Gadgets from Household Hardware - Reading Free eBook / PDF / Book Vigan, Duct Tape Projects, Sewing Projects, Craft Projects, Paint Stirrers, Pop Stick, Crafts For Boys, Catapult, Guerrilla

Discover unexpected ways to turn common materials into crafty contraptions that range from surprisingly simple to curiously complex. In vivid color photos, you'll be guided to create slingshot rockets, unique catapults, and even hydraulic-powered machines...19 designs

The Hardcover of the Iqbal and His Ingenious Idea: How a Science Project Helps One Family and the Planet by Elizabeth Suneby, Rebecca Green Good Books, My Books, Rebecca Green, Applied Science, Science Fair Projects, Cause And Effect, Baby Sister, The Book, Childrens Books

Iqbal learns that his school's upcoming science fair has the theme of sustainability, and comes up with the perfect idea for his entry: he'll design a stove that doesn't produce smoke! With help from his teacher, Iqbal learns all about solar energy cooking, which uses heat from the sun to cook --- ingenious! Has Iqbal found a way to win first prize in the science fair while providing cleaner air and better health for his family at the same time?

In the forest canopy with pioneering ecologist Nalini Nadkarni Science Curriculum, Nutrient Cycle, Forest Ecosystem, Short Waves, Stem Science, Fiction And Nonfiction, Types Of Soil, Children's Literature

In the forest canopy with pioneering ecologist Nalini Nadkarni | The Kid Should See This

"You know, people have been studying forests for centuries, but it's only been in the last 20, 25, 30 years that people have actually climbed up into the

The Hardcover of the Iqbal and His Ingenious Idea: How a Science Project Helps One Family and the Planet by Elizabeth Suneby, Rebecca Green Good Books, My Books, Rebecca Green, Applied Science, Science Fair Projects, Cause And Effect, Baby Sister, The Book, Childrens Books

Introduces young children to the problems associated with open-flame cooking in the developing world, as well as background information on sustainable technology. Part of the CitizenKid collection, this book uses the common experience of a science fair project to help children recognize that they, too, can help make the world a better place through innovative thinking and creative problem solving.

Go Build Something! Engineering Books for Boys (and Girls) - Redeemed Reader Books For Boys, Childrens Books, Engineering Design Process, Next Generation Science Standards, Thing 1, Stem Science, Applied Science, Simple Illustration, Inspiration For Kids

Presents nine real-life problems for which engineers designed inventive (and even crazy!) solutions. Each was solved using a different field of engineering --- from aerospace and mechanical to the new field of geomatics. A helpful seven-step flowchart of the engineering design process is also featured...

Read "Build Your Own Rockets and Planes" by Rob Ives available from Rakuten Kobo. Build your very own planes and rockets! All you need are easy-to-find items and these incredible ideas. Find out how to . Build An App, Build Your Own, Science Curriculum, Stem Science, Fiction And Nonfiction, Hands On Learning, Children's Literature, All You Need Is, Science And Technology

Build your very own planes and rockets! All you need are easy-to-find items and these incredible ideas. Find out how to make a glider, helicopter, a parachute, and more with objects like pencils, washers, and a plastic bag. Just put the pieces together to get up, up, and away—flying like the birds

The Science of Bridges and Tunnels : The Art of Engineering Introductory Paragraph, Stem Science, Fiction And Nonfiction, Golden Gate Bridge, Mathematics, Physics, Fun Facts, Literature, How To Become

This fascinating guide to bridges and tunnels explores unique examples of each, what they’re made of, and all of the unexpected twists and turns taken in their development. Features include funny and interesting illustrations; real-world science examples; side panels to tackle complex subject matter in a fun and relevant way; detailed glossary and more.

This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in construction. Math is an important part of many jobs involved in building structures. Math Problem Solver, Math Work, Job Work, Stem Science, Math Problems, Fiction And Nonfiction, Mathematics, Literature, Construction

This exciting book makes you a math problem solver by putting you into situations faced by people who work in construction. Math is an important part of many jobs involved in building structures. Three exciting stories lead to a problem you must solve using math. Gr. 4-6

Demystifies electricity and teaches how to build electronics projects. Covers how circuits, voltage, and current work. Each part of the book focuses on different fundamental electronics concepts with hands-on projects. Electronics Projects, Kids Electronics, Shop Justice, Tvs, Ipod Touch, Bubble, Simple Circuit, Kid Experiments, Apple Iphone

Demystifies electricity and teaches how to build electronics projects. Covers how circuits, voltage, and current work. Each part of the book focuses on different fundamental electronics concepts with hands-on projects. Gr. 5 and up.

Read "Dazzle Ships World War I and the Art of Confusion" by Chris Barton available from Rakuten Kobo. A visually stunning look at innovative and eye-popping measures used to protect ships during World War I. During World W. Chris Barton, Nonfiction Books For Kids, Literary Nonfiction, Dazzle Camouflage, Children's Book Awards, German Submarines, Primary Sources, Land Of Enchantment, This Is A Book

During World War I, Desperate to protect ships from German torpedo attacks, British lieutenant-commander Norman Wilkinson proposed what became known as dazzle. These stunning patterns and colors were meant to confuse the enemy about a ship's speed and direction. By the end of the war, more than four thousand ships had been painted with these mesmerizing designs.

Calling All Minds: How To Think and Create Like an Inventor by Temple Grandin Kids need to tinker and make mistakes Temple Grandin Books, Thinking In Pictures, The Calling, Book Gifts, Projects For Kids, Penguin, Childrens Books, Kid Books, Inventions

Delves into the science behind inventions, the steps various people took to create and improve upon ideas as they evolved, & the ways in which young inventors can continue to think about & understand what it means to tinker, to fiddle, & to innovate. And laced throughout it all, Temple gives us glimpses into her own childhood tinkering, building, & inventing. More than a blueprint for how to build things, in this bookTemple Grandin creates a blueprint for different ways to look at the world.

Buy Science Comics: Robots and Drones: Past, Present, and Future by Jacob Chabot, Mairghread Scott and Read this Book on Kobo's Free Apps. Discover Kobo's Vast Collection of Ebooks and Audiobooks Today - Over 4 Million Titles! How Do Drones Work, Science Comics, Pilot, Summer Reading Lists, Book Writer, Getting To Know You, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Science And Nature, Cool

Graphic novel: In factories! In the sky! In your cars & phones! In your own home! Robots are everywhere! And they have been for a lot longer than you might realize. From tea-serving robots in feudal Japan to modern rovers exploring Mars, robots have been humanity's partners, helpers, & protectors for centuries! Join one of the world's earliest robots, a mechanical bird, as he explores where robots came from, how they work, and where they’re going in this informative & hilarious new book!

"Wild Buildings and Bridges Architecture Inspired by Nature", Etta Kaner (Illustrated by Carl Wiens) 2018 Bridges Architecture, Types Of Grass, Technology Lessons, Bridge Design, Famous Buildings, Famous Architects, Library Lessons, New Books, Childrens Books

The incredible structures in this book prove that nature and architecture are perfect partners! Sidebar biographies tell us more about these famous architects who have used nature to spectacular effect in their designs. Fun activities throughout add an interactive element, with step-by-step instructions for science experiments and a design-your-own-structure activity

Cutting-edge robotics - University of Calgary Robotics Books, Stem Robotics, University Of Calgary, Stem Science, Fiction And Nonfiction, Problem Solving, New Books, Literature, Robots

Cutting-edge robotics - University of Calgary

What is robotics? -- Robot workers -- Robot explorers -- Robots of the future.;"Robotics is currently one of the most popular hands-on applications of STEM in schools. High-interest text filled with fascinating and up-to-date information teaches readers all about the technology of robotics and the many ways robots are used around the world today." --;Suggested for grades 2 to 6.