Technology: Engineering Our World by John B. GradwellTechnology: Engineering Our World by John B. Gradwell

Technology: Engineering Our World

byJohn B. Gradwell, Malcolm Welch

Hardcover | March 15, 2011

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This is a comprehensive, introductory technology education book. It is designed for middle school courses. This book covers all middle school benchmarks from ITEEA's Standards for Technological Literacy. It takes a math/science approach toward technology education and includes many STEMactivities and features to help students understand the relationship between technology and science, engineering, and mathematics.
Dr. John B. Gradwell has taught at McGill University in Quebec, Canada. Dr. Malcolm Welch is an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education at Queen's University in Ontario, Canada. He is currently director of the Elementary Science and Technology project, a program of research that is investigating approaches to the teaching of sc...
Title:Technology: Engineering Our WorldFormat:HardcoverDimensions:592 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.98 inPublished:March 15, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1605254282

ISBN - 13:9781605254289


Table of Contents

1. Technology and You - An Introduction2. Generating and Developing Ideas3. Communicating Ideas4. Materials5. Processing Materials6. Structures7. Construction8. Machines9. Transportation10. Energy11. Electricity and Magnetism12. Using Electricity and Electronics13. Information and Communication Technology14. Agricultural, Medical, and Biotechnology15. Manufacturing16. Technology and the Environment17. Preparing for Your Career