Building by Design Set 1

Engineers have been creating amazing structures for thousands of years. From the wonders of the ancient world to today's high-tech stadiums, they have applied science and technology to design buildings that stand the test of time. With clear text, vivid photos, and helpful diagrams, Building by Design introduces readers to some of these structures and how they were created.

This series is comprehensive, and the definitions and explanations of complex scientific and engineering topics are suitable for middle school readers. It will facilitate students’ understanding of why each of these structures is unique and its importance in fulfilling the needs and goals of the society that built it.

—Building by Design – School Library Journal, Series Made Simple (Nov 2017)

Format Price Qty
Title ATOS Format Qty
Building by Design Set 1 (8 titles)
Engineering AT&T Stadium 5.3
Engineering Mount Rushmore 5.4
Engineering One World Trade Center 5.4
Engineering the Colosseum 5.5
Engineering the Eiffel Tower 5.4
Engineering the Golden Gate Bridge 5.6
Engineering the Great Wall of China 5.2
Engineering the NYC Subway System 5.5
Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 624
Lexile 760L-860L
ATOS Reading Level 5.2-5.6
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Guided Reading Level R-S
Copyright 2018
Number of Pages 48
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Publisher Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
ISBN 9781532111600
Format Reinforced Hardcover