Science Makers: Making with Machines

Be a SCIENCE MAKER by experimenting, tinkering and building to discover the wonders of science! Learn all about MACHINES by following in the footsteps of famous scientists, artists and inventors.
- Build a battle catapult like famous machine-maker Archimedes
- Make an artificial robot arm based on Kaylene Kau's award-winning design
- Be inspired by sculptor Fi Henshall and create your own bird automaton, and much more!

Each title in this series contains ten 'makes', prompted by featured profiles of great scientists, artists and engineers. Les mer
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Vår pris: 121,-

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Leveringstid: Sendes innen 7 virkedager

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Be a SCIENCE MAKER by experimenting, tinkering and building to discover the wonders of science! Learn all about MACHINES by following in the footsteps of famous scientists, artists and inventors.
- Build a battle catapult like famous machine-maker Archimedes
- Make an artificial robot arm based on Kaylene Kau's award-winning design
- Be inspired by sculptor Fi Henshall and create your own bird automaton, and much more!

Each title in this series contains ten 'makes', prompted by featured profiles of great scientists, artists and engineers. Children will learn about and create the experiments and builds that have led to world-changing discoveries, amazing machines and inspiring artworks. Perfect for KS2 science and technology classes aged 9 and up.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

1: How machines work
2: Thing flinger | Science: ballistics, projectiles
3: Cable delivery | Science: pulleys, transport
4: Powered flight | Science: flight, transport
5: Weather machine | Science: air pressure, weather, levers
6: Bubbles galore! | Science: soap bubbles, automation
7: At the touch of a toe | Science: machines, automation
8: Snack machine | Science: automation, levers
9: Flapping bird | Science: automata, robotics
10: Jitter critter | Science: motion, robotics
11: Robot tentacle | Science: robotics, prosthetics
12: Glossary and further information
13: Index

Om forfatteren

Anna Claybourne has written over 150 children's books on all kinds of subjects, from sharks, black holes and splitting the atom to how to draw, Shakespeare's life, and Greek myths and legends. She knows a lot about conservation in the rain forests of Costa Rica as she once volunteered there for three months. She likes space, sewing and music, plays the trombone and loves going camping.