The Art and Science of Skateboarding (Smithsonian: Informational Text) (Paperback)

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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!

Product Details
ISBN: 9781493867172
ISBN-10: 1493867172
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
Publication Date: December 3rd, 2018
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Smithsonian: Informational Text