Let's Find Out! Engineering Series


Although engineers use advanced science, math, and technology to solve problems, the work they do is evident in daily life and accessible to young students. This series allows readers to explore the various fields of engineering, including civil, chemical, electrical, and aerospace engineering. Complex topics and vocabulary are explained thoroughly and supplemented by helpful images and diagrams. Each title includes an activity in which readers can build their own models of a bridge, a windmill, and much more.  Activity allows readers to apply their knowledge.  Students can use domain-specific vocabulary they’ve learned from the book to effectively explain the text.  Answers the growing call for high quality early grade science materials and, more specifically, the early introduction of engineering principles and practices.

Number of Titles:  8

Interest Level: Grades 1-4

Guided Reading Level: J

Lexile Level: 790

ISBN:  9781625134226 (E-book)

Copyright: ©2016

“This series offers young readers an appealing glimpse into many different engineering fields. Each double page spread is filled with full color, boldly captioned photographs, easy to read text, colorful text boxes, and some captioned drawings or diagrams. This series is a must-have collection that will excite and engage learners of all ages. Highly Recommended.” - School Library Connection

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