Learn about the science behind skateboarding! From the physics behind skateboard tricks, to the design of the skateboard's
deck, wheels, and trucks, this high-interest book uses real-world examples to illustrate science concepts. Created in collaboration
with the Smithsonian Institution, this Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students' curiosity about STEAM
topics. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, this book features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use
in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career
advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems
with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!