Construction: Structures, Style, and Building
Now preteens can examine science in a meaningful way through this 12-book, reader-friendly series. In each title, reader focus on the vocational, environmental, technological, and societal aspects of major scientific principles. An exciting Internet theme is also carried through the graphics and text, with links, buttons, and byte-sized fact boxes. Application activities allow readers to use their new knowledge in everyday life.
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