A Skyscraper Reaches Up

Kylie Burns (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427118523

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Engineers design skyscrapers to help solve the challenge of making room for a large number of people on a small piece of land. Young readers will learn about the steps in the engineering design process and see what shapes and materials are used in construction to make tall buildings stable. A link to interactive activities online plus an activity in the book allow readers to create skyscrapers that can withstand weight, weather, natural disasters—and time!

Reading Level
Lexile
930L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
O
ATOS
6.1
DRA
50
Categories
Genre
Arts & Music Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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