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Transformed : how everyday things are made

Author: Bill Slavin; Jim Slavin
Publisher: Toronto : Kids Can Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discover how nature is transformed into more than sixty things we eat, drink, play with, wear or use every day.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Miscellanea
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Miscellanées Ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bill Slavin; Jim Slavin
ISBN: 1553371798 9781553371793 9781554532445 1554532442
OCLC Number: 57392427
Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Fun and games --
Baseballs --
CSs --
Chewing gum --
Dolls --
Footballs --
Guitars --
Marbles --
Neon signs --
Plastic dinosaurs --
Ship in a bottle --
Soccer balls --
Surfboards --
Teddy bears --
Whistles --
Around the house --
Aluminum foil --
Books --
Car litter --
Crayons --
Cutlery --
Dental floss --
Dry pet food --
Erasers --
Matches --
Mirrors --
Pencils --
Plastic wrap --
Pottery --
Soap --
Stick on bandages --
Toothpaste --
Wax candles --
Wire --
Soup to nuts --
Bread --
Cereal --
Cheese --
Chocolate --
Cola --
Fortune cookies --
Ice cream --
Jellybeans --
Ketchup --
Licorice --
Milk --
Pasta --
Peanut butter --
Potato chips --
Salt --
Tap water --
Tea --
Yogurt --
Cover-ups --
Blue jeans --
Cotton --
Polyester --
Rayon --
Running shoes --
Silk --
Wool --
Work gloves --
Back to basics --
Aluminum --
Brick --
Cement --
Glass --
Iron and steel --
Lumber --
Paper --
Petroleum --
Plastic resins --
Recycling --
Rubber --
Glossary --
For more information --
Acknowledgements --
Index.
Responsibility: written by Bill Slavin ; with Jim Slavin ; illustrated by Bill Slavin.

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In this big book crammed with info and illustrations, kids will discover how nature is transformed into everyday items.  Read more...

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Transformed provides illuminating answers to the questions that children ask and that adults forget they ve wondered."

 
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