Simple Machines : Let’s Read and Find out Science – 2 Paperback


This newest picture book in the award-winning Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science series is a fascinating exploration of the six simple machines. Machines are everywhere! They help make work easier for us, like when you need to lift something heavy or reach way up high. Some machines are so simple that you might not think of them as machines. There are six simple machines: the lever, the wheel and axle, the pulley, the ramp, the wedge and the screw.Can you adjust a seesaw to lift an elephant? What happens when you combine two or more simple machines? Read and find out.

About the Author

D. J. Ward is a high school science teacher who also writes science books for children. His titles include Exploring Mars, Materials Science and another book in the Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out Science series, What Happens to Our Trash?. He lives in Elizabeth, CO. Mike Lowery has illustrated numerous children’s books, including the Ken Jenning’s Junior Genius Guide series and What Can a Crane Pick Up? by Rebecca Kai Dotlich. A professor of illustration at the Savannah College of Art and Design, he lives in Atlanta, GA.

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Weight 0.159 kg
Dimensions 20.4 × 25.6 × 0.5 cm









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