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The Resource Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Samuel Carbaugh

Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Samuel Carbaugh

Label
Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects
Title
Timekeeping
Title remainder
explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects
Statement of responsibility
Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Samuel Carbaugh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taking young readers on a trek through the cultural history of time, this activity book teaches a complicated subject in an understandable and approachable way. The numerous hands-on activities, which include making a shadow clock, tracking time like an ancient Egyptian, using a protractor to create a sundial, measuring time with water, and making a candle clock, will engage readers and bring learning to life. Exploring the concept of time in various cultures, this unique book provides young readers with easy-to-make projects that instill a deeper understanding of the meaning of time throughou
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
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1969-
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Formichelli, Linda
Dewey number
529
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TS542.5
LC item number
.F669 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Martin, W. Eric
  • Carbaugh, Samuel
Series statement
Build it yourself series
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  • Time measurements
  • Calendar
  • Time
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Calendar
  • Time
  • Time measurements
  • Calendar
  • Time
  • Time
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Samuel Carbaugh
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes webliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Timeline -- Now is the time -- 1. The birth of time -- 2. Here come the hours -- 3. Telling time after twilight -- 4. What is a clock, anyways? -- 5. Escaping the time traps of old -- 6. Back and forth and back and forth -- 7. Slicing the world into time zones -- 8. Crystal clear timekeeping -- 9. Measuring time without moving -- 10. Time on your hands
Control code
817903178
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (130 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781619300361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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  • fc0a6c24-d5b4-417e-8e39-f826f2805a49
  • 59b189b6-99c3-4a5b-ab07-c42bd0a0fb6e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817903178
Label
Timekeeping : explore the history and science of telling time with 15 projects, Linda Formichelli & W. Eric Martin ; illustrated by Samuel Carbaugh
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes webliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Timeline -- Now is the time -- 1. The birth of time -- 2. Here come the hours -- 3. Telling time after twilight -- 4. What is a clock, anyways? -- 5. Escaping the time traps of old -- 6. Back and forth and back and forth -- 7. Slicing the world into time zones -- 8. Crystal clear timekeeping -- 9. Measuring time without moving -- 10. Time on your hands
Control code
817903178
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (130 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781619300361
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • fc0a6c24-d5b4-417e-8e39-f826f2805a49
  • 59b189b6-99c3-4a5b-ab07-c42bd0a0fb6e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)817903178

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