Bridges!: Amazing Structures to Design, Build & Test

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Williamson, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 96 pages
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For ages 9 to 12 years. Build bridges of your design -- from the 'workhorse' truss-beam bridge to the dazzling suspension bridge. Use bridge-building basics, and, along the way, discover how science and creativity come together in the creation of those weight-bearing wonders -- bridges. Choose the best bridge design for different sites. Make decisions about cost, safety, materials, and the environment. Build and innovate using available materials. Test your construction for function and load.

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User Review  - Julie Nagelkirk -

This book is great for our 8 year old budding engineer, but the whole family is having fun with the activities (even our teenage daughters!) It could also be a great unit study as it includes history ... Read full review

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User Review  - Burbank Library Children's Department - Goodreads

Awesome book with lots of cool projects for kids to make their own bridges! Read full review

About the author (1999)

Johmann has revised elementary and high school textbooks and has written for Omni, American Health, and Science Digest.

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