Structures and materials

This series introduces the first principles of science.

Clear text, related photographs and simple diagrams explain many of the mysteries of the world around us.

The series also emphasises how our understanding of science is used to improve our daily lives. Age 7-10

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Subject(s)Design and technology
Author(s)Kathryn Whyman
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Shelf referenceA 620.11 WHY
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