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Thinking big : Building small.

Author: David Macaulay; Tracy Heather Strain; Harlan Reiniger; WGBH Educational Foundation.
Publisher: [Boston, MA] : WGBH Educational Foundation, 2000.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This video studies the building of New York City's Citibank building and the problems involved with constructing it. The second part of the video provides activities for children ages 8-13 to improve their understanding of the construction of bridges, domes, skyscrapers, dams, and tunnels.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Macaulay; Tracy Heather Strain; Harlan Reiniger; WGBH Educational Foundation.
ISBN: 1578075580 9781578075584
OCLC Number: 45344284
Notes: Educator's guide includes activity instructions for "Building small with Kenny and Caroline from Zoom."
"WG1024"--Container.
Companion to the PBS series Building big with David Macaulay.
Credits: Writers and producers, Tracy Heather Strain (Thinking big), Harlan Reiniger (Building small).
Description: 1 videocassettes (65 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. 1 educator's guide.
Details: VHS.
Contents: Thinking big (17 min.) --
Building small (48 min.) : Bridges ; Domes ; Skyscrapers ; Dams ; Tunnels.
Other Titles: Building small.
Thinking big and Building small

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This video studies the building of New York City's Citibank building and the problems involved with constructing it. The second part of the video provides activities for children ages 8-13 to improve their understanding of the construction of bridges, domes, skyscrapers, dams, and tunnels.

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