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The STEM of Inquiry

by: Peggy Ashbrook
edited by: Linda Froschauer

In this chapter, students investigate how to carry and transport a heavy object including designing and using a tool. With science, technology, engineering, and mathematical concepts involved, it could be included as part of a larger inquiry or project, such as one about simple machines, motion, or transportation. A materials list, teacher background information, and outcomes are provided. This book selection includes the Table of Contents, Introduction, References, Internet Resource, and Index.

Grade Levels

Early Childhood


Physical Science STEM


Type Book ChapterPub Date 5/17/2016Pages 22Stock # PB413X_16

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