Robotics Discover the Science & Technology of the Future with 20 Projects by Kathy Ceceri
  

Synopsis

Robotics Discover the Science & Technology of the Future with 20 Projects by Kathy Ceceri

Once, robots were only found in science fiction books and movies. Today, robots are everywhere! They assemble massive cars and tiny computer chips. They help doctors do delicate surgery. They vacuum our houses and mow our lawns. Robot toys play with us, follow our commands, and respond to our moods. We even send robots to explore the depths of the ocean and the expanse of space. In Robotics, children ages 9 and up learn how robots affect both the future and the present. Hands-on activities make learning both fun and lasting.

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Featured title School Library Journal April 2015 Focus on Robo Reads

! Featured title in School Library Journal December 2013 Focus on Inventions . Children's Literature Review

About the Author

Kathy Ceceri is About.com's Homeschooling Expert and a fan of art mixed with science. Her books include Robotics: Discover the Science and Technology of the Future, named Best of the Best by the Chicago Public Library, and Geek Mom: Projects, Tips, and Adventures for Moms and Their 21st-Century Families. She lives in Upstate New York. Sam Carbaugh is a freelance cartoonist and illustrator. He has worked with many colleges and companies to create informational comics and illustrations. He enjoys working for Nomad Press and likes to think of all the cool things kids are learning with the books he has helped illustrate. He lives in Grand Rapids, MI

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
128 pages

Author

Kathy Ceceri
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Publisher

Nomad Press

Publication date

1st August 2012

ISBN

9781936749751


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