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Simple Machines

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Simple Machines helps readers discover the science behind tools such as levers and pulleys that help people do work. Each book is broken down into easy-to-read chapters with real-world applications. Plus, vibrant, full-color photos grab visual learners' attention and help bring each subject to life. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Zoom is a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Simple Machines (6 titles)
Inclined Planes 2.5
Levers 2.3
Pulleys 2.2
Screws 2.2
Wedges 2.1
Wheels and Axles 2.1
  • New! Fall 2020
  • New! Spring 2020
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
BISACS JNF051130, JNF051120
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science & Technology
Copyright 2017
Division Abdo Zoom
Imprint Launch!
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Season 2016-12-15
ISBN 9781680799514, 9781624025372, 9781624025938
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks, Read-to-Me eBooks
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network
DATABASES! Abdo Zoom Beginning Online Research

Simple Machines – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

Simple machines have rarely looked as stunning as they do in this visually appealing and readily accessible set. Sharp images of these devices, both at rest and at work, give readers an up-close look at how the tools are used, capturing their modest beauty in striking detail; for instance, a screw partially drilled into a block of wood (Screws). Clear, concise language and simple sentences appear in chapters arranged by STEAM discipline, and this integrative approach helps students better understand the connections among the five areas of study and the world around them. A solid introductory series for young readers, especially those with an interest in how things work.

Author: Andrea Rivera