Bridges!: Amazing Structures to Design, Build & Test
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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Review: Bridges! Amazing Structures to Design, Build & TestUser Review - Julie Nagelkirk - Christianbook.com
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
Review: Bridges!: Amazing Structures to Design, Build & TestUser Review - Burbank Library Children's Department - Goodreads
Awesome book with lots of cool projects for kids to make their own bridges! Read full review