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Let's Try It Out With Towers And Bridges

author: Simon, Seymour
Contains fun-filled activities that encourage young children to use familiar and safe objects to make observations about how things work.
624.1
year: 2003
copies: 10
call number/section: 624.1
lexile: 1000
subjects: structural engineering [X], bridges, towers

Making Shapes

author: Gibson, Gary
Presents a collection of hands-on projects and illustrates the scientific principle behind why each project works.
624.1
year: 2010
copies: 5
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], science, experiments

The Science Of Structures

author: Parker, Janice
A look at the stages of structural development and the importance of structures.
624.1
year: 2001
copies: 8
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], building

Structures

author: Wolk-stanley, Jessica
An overview of how challenges to design and construction have been overcome throughout history to make it possible to build structures that can stand up to natural forces.
624.1
year: 2003
copies: 5
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], buildings

Structures

author: Jennings, Terry J
An introduction to many kinds of structures including animals, skeletons, trees, roofs, bridges, roads, and buildings.
624.1
year: 1988
copies: 2
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], morphology

Everyday Structures From A To Z

author: Kalman, Bobbie
An alphabet book introducing the properties of natural and human-made structures, discussing form versus function and how structures are built.
624
year: 2000
copies: 10
call number/section: 624
lexile: 580
subjects: structural engineering [X], building, alphabet

Build It!

author: Mason, Adrienne
Presents a children's science book for early readers that explores the functions and materials of various structures.
624.1
year: 2006
copies: 5
call number/section: 624.1
lexile: 620
subjects: structural engineering [X], building

Structures

author: Morgan, Sally
Examines through text and colorful photographs a variety of manufactured structures, from skyscrapers to airplanes, and discusses how they imitate natural structures like eggs and seed pods in protecting and transporting living things.
624.1
year: 1993
copies: 2
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X]

Collapse!

author: Cronn-mills, Kirstin
Explains the science behind various structural engineering failures including building and bridge collapses, and levee failures.
624.1
year: 2009
copies: 1
call number/section: 624.1
lexile: 1070
subjects: structural failures, structural engineering [X], bridges

Spiderwebs To Sky-scrapers

author: Darling, David J
Hands-on experiments introduce natural and manmade structures such as a bird's nest and skyscraper and such structural elements as arches, domes, trusses, and beams.
624.1
year: 1991
copies: 2
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], experiments

The World Of Architectural Wonders

author: Corbishley, Mike
Examines the stories behind such wonders of the world's architecture as the pyramids of Giza, the Great Wall of China, Chartes Cathedral, the city of Venice, and Hoover Dam.
720
year: 1996
copies: 14
call number/section: 720
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], building, stone, architecture

Build It!

author: Good, Keith
Presents projects for constructing and testing a variety of structures, including bridges, domes, and collapsible structures, and encourages readers to design their own.
624.1
year: 1999
copies: 5
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], experiments

Building

author: Haslam, Andrew, Wilkinson, Philip
Hands-on experiments introduce such structures as skyscrapers, dams, keystone bridges, igloos, and lock gates and show the materials used, the method of construction, and the source of strength.
624.1
year: 2000
copies: 23
call number/section: 624.1
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], experiments

Be A Demolition Engineer

author: Dreier, David
Provides insight into the scientific skills and knowledge demolition engineers use on the job.
690
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 690
lexile: 820
subjects: wrecking, structural engineering [X]

Building

author: Wilkinson, Philip
This book discusses building styles and presents a look at the past by studying the development of architecture.
690
year: 2000
copies: 29
call number/section: 690
lexile:
subjects: structural engineering [X], house construction, building materials

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