The Culture of Calendars Dona Herweck Rice

The Culture of Calendars

Author: Dona Herweck Rice
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Book Title
The Culture of Calendars
Author
Dona Herweck Rice
ISBN
9781493866953
The use of calendars dates back thousands of years. Why are we driven to record time, and what would happen if we did not? Who created the concept of calendars? Why do different cultures use different calendar systems? And why are calendars so important to us? It is about "time" we found out Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students' curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and MathBinding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Dona Herweck RicePublisher: Teacher Created MaterialsPublished: 10/01/2018ISBN: 9781493866953Pages: 32Weight: 0.40lbsSize: 7.90h x 5.20w x 0.60dAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 199305 / Culture of CalendarsReading Level: 4.7 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 0.5
The use of calendars dates back thousands of years. Why are we driven to record time, and what would happen if we did not? Who created the concept of calendars? Why do different cultures use different calendar systems? And why are calendars so important to us? It is about "time" we found out Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students' curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Dona Herweck Rice
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
Published: 10/01/2018
ISBN: 9781493866953
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.40lbs
Size: 7.90h x 5.20w x 0.60d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 199305 / Culture of Calendars
Reading Level: 4.7 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 0.5
The use of calendars dates back thousands of years. Why are we driven to record time, and what would happen if we did not? Who created the concept of calendars? Why do different cultures use different calendar systems? And why are calendars so important to us? It is about "time" we found out Created in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, this Smithsonian Informational Text builds reading skills while engaging students' curiosity about STEAM topics through real-world examples. Packed with factoids and informative sidebars, it features a hands-on STEAM challenge that is perfect for use in a makerspace and teaches students every step of the engineering design process. Make STEAM career connections with career advice from actual Smithsonian employees working in STEAM fields. Discover engineering innovations that solve real-world problems with content that touches on all aspects of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Dona Herweck Rice
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
Published: 10/01/2018
ISBN: 9781493866953
Pages: 32
Weight: 0.40lbs
Size: 7.90h x 5.20w x 0.60d
Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 199305 / Culture of Calendars
Reading Level: 4.7 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 0.5