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Tinkering : kids learn by making stuff

Author: Curt Gabrielson; Maker Media, Inc.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Maker Media, Inc., [2016] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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" ... Lets you discover how, why--and even what it is--to tinker and tinker well. Author Curt Gabrielson draws on more than 20 years of experience doing hands-on science to facilitate tinkering: learning science while fooling around with real things."--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Curt Gabrielson; Maker Media, Inc.
ISBN: 9781680450385 1680450387
OCLC Number: 987361263
Notes: "Science, art, music"--Cover.
Description: xiv, 200 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Sound --
The value of tinkering in the learning process --
Magnetism --
A good tinkering session --
Mechanics --
Tinkering logistics --
Electric circuits --
The learning community & differentiated learning --
Chemistry --
Dealing with questions and dishing out answers --
Biology --
Standards and assessment in the tinkering environment --
Engineering and motors.
Other Titles: Make: tinkering
Kids learn by making stuff
Make (Sebastopol, Calif.)
Responsibility: Curt Gabrielson.

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" ... Lets you discover how, why--and even what it is--to tinker and tinker well. Author Curt Gabrielson draws on more than 20 years of experience doing hands-on science to facilitate tinkering: learning science while fooling around with real things."--Back cover.

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