Smithsonian Grade 4 Creative Solutions: 3-Book Set

  • Grade: 4
  • Guided Reading Level: T-V
  • Interest Level: 3-6
  • Item: 105702
  • ISBN: 9781643353814
  • Language: English

This 3-book set explores the development of innovative and creative solutions to real-world problems faced by companies like NASA and Tesla. Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this set builds students' literacy skills while fostering curiosity, creativity, and innovation.

The hands-on STEAM challenges are ideal for makerspace activities and guide students through each stage of the engineering design process. The real-world examples give students insight into how the engineering design process is used to solve real-world problems.

Students will make STEAM career connections through career advice from Smithsonian employees. Each book highlights every component of STEAM: science, technology, engineering, the arts, and mathematics. With dynamic images and intriguing text features to enhance the reading experience, this set will engage students' minds and imaginations! This set includes:

  • The Evolution of Space Suits
  • Designing a Shuttle
  • Electric Vehicles