Screws in My Makerspace

Screws in My Makerspace

by Tim Miller, Rebecca Sjonger


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Children will enjoy this interesting book which uses the principles of Makerspace to introduce them to the screw. Simple text describes the structure and uses of screws, and clear, step-by-step instructions show children how to make one. Readers are then provided with stategies to start their own creative projects using the screw they made. Along the way, tips and helpful hints guide children on how to brainstorm and solve problems working as a team. Teacher’s guide available.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780778733812
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
Publication date: 03/15/2017
Series: Simple Machines in My Makerspace
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.20(d)
Lexile: 800L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

You can be a maker! 4

What is a screw? 6

Make a screw 8

Maker tips 10

Screws that join 12

Make it hold together 14

Screws that lift up and down 16

Make it press 18

Screws that move 20

Make it move 22

Screws that carry water 24

Make it flow 26

More machines 28

Endless ideas 30

Learning more 31

Glossary and Index 32

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