Canals and Dams: Investigate Feats of Engineering with 25 by Donna Latham, Andrew Christensen PDF

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By Donna Latham, Andrew Christensen

Age point: 9 - 12 | Grade point: 3 - 7

Inviting teenagers to discover the innovation and actual technology in the back of buildings the realm will depend on, this interactive publication includes trivialities and enjoyable proof that illustrate engineering ingenuity and achievements from old aqueducts to the Suez Canal and the Hoover Dam. Readers will become aware of that engineers and developers alike positioned their lives at the line to strengthen civilization, experiencing triumphs and tragedies in development colossal. via awesome luck and heartbreaking failure, they built more and more refined instruments and development equipment. actions and tasks inspire young children to discover the engineering approach and to aim, test back via trial and blunder. they are going to have interaction in hands-on explorations of buoyancy, Newton’s 3rd legislations of movement, and forces that push and pull buildings. tasks comprise making a paper-cup zip line, development an arch, and simulating a tsunami whereas experimenting with gravity, hydroponics, and pace. via this publication, childrens will achieve an appreciation for the real box of engineering as they enhance their very own development talents.

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The Complete Adventures of Curious George by H. A. Rey, Margret Rey PDF

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By H. A. Rey, Margret Rey

"This is George. He lived in Africa. he used to be a very good little monkey, and consistently very curious." With those phrases, H.A. and Margret Rey brought the area to Curious George, and the area has enjoyed him ever when you consider that. The stories of this pleased and resilent little heror have saved generations of readers enthralled and entertained.

This lavish seventieth Anniversary variation contains an creation via Leonard S. Marcus, Publisher's standpoint by way of Anita Silvey, retrospective essay by means of Dee Jones with photographic album of Margaret and H. A. Rey, and the seven unique stories of Curious George: Curious George, Curious George will get a Medal, Curious George Flies a Kite, Curious George Rides a motorcycle, Curious George is going to the sanatorium, Curious George Takes a task, and Curious George Learns the Alphabet.

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Download e-book for kindle: The Tin Woodsman of Oz (Oz, Book 12) by L. Frank Baum

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By L. Frank Baum

Within the 12th ounces tale, the Tin Woodman and the Scarecrow meet Woot, a Gillikin boy. The Woodman tells him how the depraved Witch of the East (punishing him for falling in love together with her ward, Nimmie Amee) enchanted his awl, which then pressured him to cut off all the pieces of his physique. The tinsmith Ku-Klip changed them with physique elements formed from tin. missing a middle, the Woodman left her.

In the glorious Wizard of ounces, Dorothy and the Scarecrow came across him within the woods; after they reached the Emerald urban, the Wizard gave him a brand new middle. inspired by way of Woot and followed through him, the Scarecrow and Polychrome, the Rainbow's daughter, the Woodman travels to the Munchkin state to seem for her. Many adventures stick with, even supposing their quest is eventually unsuccessful, as Nimmie is now married to Ku-Klip's assistant, Chopfyt.

About the Author-
American writer L. Frank Baum is better identified for the long-lasting oz. sequence, together with the glorious Wizard of oz. and its 13 sequels. Baum additionally penned various myth novels and different works resembling American Fairy stories, The existence and Adventures of Santa Claus, and The Enchanted Island of Yew less than his personal identify and plenty of pseudonyms together with Edith Van Dyne, Susanne Metcalf, Laura Bancroft, and Floyd Akers.

Baum's prose occupied with what he believed kids are such a lot drawn to, and his works are awesome for his or her loss of romantic plot. Baum additionally anticipated destiny innovations akin to tv, augmented truth, computer desktops, instant phones, and advertisements on garments. His works, quite the oz. books, were an thought for lots of delusion novels and feature been generally tailored for movie and level. Baum died in 1919, 9 days in need of his 63rd birthday.

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Read e-book online Junie B., First Grader: Dumb Bunny (Junie B. Jones, Book 27) PDF

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By Barbara Park

It's an Easter Egg-stravaganza!

Lucille is having an Easter Egg Hunt at her wealthy pricey mansion! And wager what? The winner will get a play date to swim in Lucille's heated indoor swimming pool! simply, here's the matter. How did Junie B. get caught donning a huge dumb bunny swimsuit? and the way can she very likely locate eggs while she retains tripping over her large giant rabbit toes? Being a dumb bunny is easily no longer as effortless because it appears to be like. Will Junie B. turn out with egg on her face? Or will the day convey a few very uneggspected results?

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I Had Trouble in Getting to Solla Sollew (Classic Seuss) - download pdf or read online

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By Dr. Seuss

Solla Sollew is an Odyssey-tale advised within the first individual by means of a tender narrator who studies problems in his lifestyles (mostly competitive small animals which chew and sting) and desires to flee them. He units out for the legendary urban of the identify ("where they by no means have problems / at the least very few") and learns that he needs to face his difficulties rather than working clear of them. He then is going again domestic to house his "troubles," arming himself with an enormous bat and resolving that "Now my issues are going to have issues with me!"

The trip contains numerous fabulous encounters, a few with light political implications. in a single example, the protagonist is compelled to haul a wagon for a bossy significant other. ("'This is named teamwork. I provide the brains. You provide the muscle tissue, the aches and the pains.'") In one other scene, he's drafted into the military less than the command of the fearsome basic Genghis Khan Schmitz, who abandons him at a serious second.

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Read e-book online Language, Gender and Children's Fiction PDF

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By Jane Sunderland

This is an unique, scholarly but obtainable contribution to the sphere of kid's fiction. It specializes in gender relating to kid's fiction and the position that language performs during this dating. women' and boys' analyzing itself is checked out, in addition to the books that they come across - together with the Harry Potter sequence, Louis Sachar's prizewinning Holes, fairy stories and college analyzing schemes.

The ebook treats fiction as fiction, utilizing as its guiding ideas the multimodality of a lot kid's fiction; that fiction is sort of continually dialogic; that the feminist flow has had massive impression on textual representations of girls, males, girls and boys and that language (including what the characters say, and the way, and what's acknowledged approximately them) is a key to different readings of fictional texts.

This can be a important source for researchers in and scholars of linguistics, language experiences and English literature.

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Get Audrey (cow) PDF

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By Dan Bar-el, Tatjana Mai-Wyss

Audrey is a cow with poetry in her blood, who yearns for the greener pastures past Bittersweet Farms. but if Roy the pony tells this bovine dreamer that she is headed for Abbot's warfare, the slaughter condominium, Audrey is familiar with that she needs to go away her domestic and associates prior to she ever imagined. With assistance from a complete team of animals and people alike, Audrey makes an attempt to flee the farm she lives on--and convinced demise. Cleverly written as an oral account, this designated illustrated story of an animal at the run, instructed "to camera", makes use of over thirty narrative voices, together with six people, 4 cows, 3 sheep, sheep canines, one pig and a really foolish hen. choked with center and humor, Audrey (cow) is finally a really human tale approximately lifestyles and demise, friendship, and retaining directly to one's dreams--based kind of on a real tale.

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