You work every day. At home, one of your chores may be painting. At school, you work when you sharpen your pencil. You work at snack time. And you work when you race in gym. Eating and playing are work, too!
About the Authors
Sally M. Walker is the author of many books for young readers. When she isn’t busy writing and doing research for books, Ms. Walker works as a children’s literature consultant. She has taught children’s literature at Northern Illinois University and has given presentations at many reading conferences. She lives in Illinois with her husband and two children.
Roseann Feldmann earned her B.A. degree in biology, chemistry, and education at the College of St. Francis and her M.S. in education from Northern Illinois University. As an educator, she has been a classroom teacher, college instructor, curriculum author, and administrator. She currently lives on six tree-filled acres in Illinois with her husband and two children.
Nanotechnology in Biology and Medicine: Methods, Devices, and Applications
The combination of biology and nanotechnology has led to a new generation of nanodevices that make it possible to characterize the chemical, mechanical, and other molecular properties, as well as discover novel phenomena and biological processes occurring at the molecular level. These advances provide science with a wide range of tools for...
C How to Program, Global Edition
Welcome to the C programming language and to C How to Program, Eighth Edition! This
book presents leading-edge computing technologies for college students, instructors and
Geographical Information Systems (GIS) are computer systems for storing, displaying and analyzing spatial data. The past twenty years have seen a rapid growth in their use in government, commerce and academia, and they can be used for managing a network of utilities, from handling census data through to planning the location of a new...
The Coming of Materials Science (Pergamon Materials Series)
Hardbound. The Coming of Materials Science both covers the discipline of materials science, and draws an impressionistic map of the present state of the subject.
The first chapter examines the emergence of the materials science concept, in both academe and industry. The second and third chapters delve back into the prehistory of...