Rockets by Louise Derrington
  

Rockets

Written by Louise Derrington
Illustrated by
Part of the How to Build Series

RRP £12.99

Synopsis

Rockets by Louise Derrington

So you want to build your own rocket models? Real ones that you can power and launch? Well now you can, with How to Build. Inside you'll find simple instructions, equipment lists and templates to help you make working models, including a straw rocket, fizzy rocket, balloon rocket, water rocket, matchstick rocket and tube rocket. This series is aimed at budding inventors and engineers of the future, and contains builds which require adult supervision. It supports design and technology skills and learning, and is ideal for use at home, school and at STEM clubs.

About the Author

Louise Derrington trained as a Social Anthropologist at Edinburgh University before beginning her working life as a journalist. A chance interview about the teaching of hearing impaired children in Holland caused her to change direction and train as a teacher of both the hearing impaired and special needs. Louise has a low boredom threshold and writing is her new personal challenge.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Louise Derrington
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

28th April 2016

ISBN

9781445143941


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