Batteries Not Required


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ISBN: 978-1-897096-64-2 Category: Tags: , , , , ,


In today’s world, kids love high-tech toys. Batteries Not Required takes kids back to the toys that were cool before batteries became a necessity. This book explores the science behind many old-time favourites, such as the kite, the Slinky, and wind-up toys. Read about these sometimes-forgotten toys in consumer reports, a graphic story, a song, and instructions for making your own air blaster. This book is sure to recharge your toy memories.

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Additional information

Weight 0.23 kg
Dimensions 30.5 × 23 × .3 cm




Language Arts/English

Series Editor

David Booth, Jack Booth, Joan Green

Learning Focus

Cross-Curricular, Guided Reading, Independent Reading, Literacy, Shared Reading, Struggling Readers


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