How Toys Work

Lisa Greathouse (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9781433392924

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Description

Readers won't have to disassemble their favorite toys to discover what makes them work. This book explores electric, magnetic, and motion-powered toys from design to function. It introduces readers to six simple machines and explains how they use force and motion to do work. Not every toy is a technological marvel. Readers learn about time-honored favorites including the rocking horse, Slinky, and rattles.

Reading Level
Lexile
770L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
4.4
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Games & Activities Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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