Bikes and Boards (Forces and Motion) (Science Readers (Paperback)

A Closer Look)

By Lisa Greathouse

Teacher Created Materials, 9781433303036, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 1, 2009

List Price: 10.99*
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Students will be amazed to discover that every time they climb onto bicycles and ride like the wind, they are defying gravity This book explains the physics and history behind bicycles, skateboards, and surfboards. Students learn what happens from the simplest movement of rolling forward to more complex tricks and stunts of jumping and spinning. Students will never look at bikes, skateboards or surfboards the same way again.