How Everyday Things Are Made
Kids Can Press, 9781553371793, 160pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2005
Technology changes constantly, but the stages raw materials go through to become finished objects remain much the same. On every page of this big book, these processes are described and illustrated step by step. The text and artwork combine playfulness with encyclopedic attention to detail.
This unique and fascinating book will inform and entertain every step of the way. Includes a glossary, index and further resources to help children, parents and teachers.
About the Author
Bill Slavin is an award-winning children's book illustrator with over 50 books to his credit. His works include Stanley's Party and The Bear on the Bed He lives in Millbrook, Ontario.
Praise For Transformed: How Everyday Things Are Made…
A jaunty and enthusiastic foray into how stuff is made.—Booklist
[L]ively presentation.—School Library Journal
[F]ascinating picture of modern manufacturing—Booklinks