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Building the Hoover Dam.

Author: Elsie Olson
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : ABDO Publishing, 2017.
Series: You choose books., Interactive engineering adventure.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Hoover Dam is an extraordinary dam. It provides water to much of the US Southwest! In Building the Hoover Dam, young readers will find out more about this engineering marvel and how it was built. Compelling photographs and easy-to-read text brings this story to life, followed by a comprehensive quiz. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
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Olson, Elsie.
Building the Hoover Dam.
Minneapolis, MN : ABDO Publishing, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elsie Olson
ISBN: 1680787039 9781680787030
OCLC Number: 1022789846
Description: 1 online resource (27 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; What Is a Dam?; A Wild River; Getting Started; Moving a River; Digging Out; Pouring Concrete; The Dam at Work; Water, Power, Fun; Dams of the World; More About the Hoover Dam; Test Your Knowledge; Glossary; Back Cover.
Series Title: You choose books., Interactive engineering adventure.

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The Hoover Dam is an extraordinary dam. It provides water to much of the US Southwest! In Building the Hoover Dam, young readers will find out more about this engineering marvel and how it was built. Compelling photographs and easy-to-read text brings this story to life, followed by a comprehensive quiz. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning Principles. Super Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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