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Smithsonian Pushing the Limits Books, Set of 9

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Were the Wright brothers successful at their first attempt to create a flying machine? How have modern technologies like 3D printing changed prosthetic devices for the better? Students will find the answers to these questions and many more!

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Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this set builds students' reading skills while engaging their curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. It features hands-on challenges that are perfect for makerspace activities and that guide students through every step of the engineering design process. It makes STEAM career connections by offering career advice from real-life Smithsonian employees working in these fields. Each book in this set touches on all aspects of Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math!
  • STEAM Challenge Learning Activities in every book, Great for Makerspace
  • Career Connection Page in every book
  • Intriguing Sidebars touching on Engineering, Math, Science, Technology and the Arts in every book
  • Challenging content-area vocabulary
Includes:
  • Underwater Training
  • Botanical Illustration
  • The Wright Brothers
  • Rebuilding the Body
  • Making Movies in Technicolor
  • Selling More Snacks
  • Living and Working in Space
  • Making Music with Magnets
  • Color-Changing Cephalopods