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Building the Golden Gate Bridge / Elsie Olson.

Olson, Elsie, (author.).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch E 624 OLS (Text) 34207002119080 Easy Non-Fiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J 624 OLSON (Text) 32826014113674 J New Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781532111112 ((lib. bdg.))
  • ISBN: 9781680788969 ((ebk.))
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 20 x 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
What is a bridge? -- Room to grow -- A tricky strait -- Bridge design -- The towers -- Cables and nets -- Paint and pavement -- Tourism and travel --Bridges of the world -- More about the Golden Gate Bridge -- Test your knowledge.
Summary, etc.:
The Golden Gate Bridge is an awesome bridge. It is one of the most iconic bridges in the world! In Building the Golden Gate Bridge, young readers will find out more about this engineering marvel and how it was built. Compelling photographs and easy-to-read text brings this story to life, followed by a comprehensive quiz. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Applied to STEM Concepts of Learning Principles. Super Sandcastle is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.
Target Audience Note:
510L Lexile
Decoding demand: 89 (very high) Semantic demand: 95 (very high) Syntactic demand: 55 (medium) Structure demand: 81 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Suspension bridges > Juvenile literature.
Structural engineering > Juvenile literature.
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) > Juvenile literature.

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