Max decided to use the chain to hang like, and what materials they would use to
build it. the swing from the tree because it was stronger than the rope. Problem
solving: Suzy and Max used their hands to measure the length of the wooden ...
Author: Jonathan Litton
Publisher: QEB Publishing
Category: Juvenile Fiction
STEAM Stories is a series of interactive picture books, each introducing a different STEAM topic: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Join dynamic duo Max and Suzy in these action-packed problem-solving adventures. Each story introduces one of the STEAM topics so children will be introduced to key concepts while enjoying a gripping story. Max and Suzy are bored and wish they had a playground in the garden, can the dynamic duo use their engineering know-how to build a swing, slide, and see-saw? Challenges include: choosing the best material to use, how to measure things, and work out how to test their designs. Next steps at the end of the book features further information on the STEAM topic covered, with hands-on activities so children can experiment with concepts that have been explained in the story, and find out for themselves how things work.