HomeGroupsTalkZeitgeist
Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Machines at Work by Byron Barton
Loading...

Machines at Work

by Byron Barton

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
1981459,376 (3.91)None
None

None.

Loading...

Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

Showing 1-5 of 14 (next | show all)
Men and women go to work at a construction site, using machines. Good to introduce vocabulary, talk about steps to do something, and just have a good discussion with a wee one. ( )
  ageoflibrarius | Jun 27, 2013 |
Different machines and how they work.
Age-3-5
Source: Pierce County Library
  Mnbachmeier | May 16, 2013 |
Review: Discusses different machines.
Source: Pierce College library
Age: 3-5 ( )
  toriwhelan | May 16, 2013 |
This gives the children in idea of what each machine do and the purpose of the machine.
Source: Pierce College Library
Age:3-5
  raymondje | May 13, 2013 |
A book about machines and what they do.
Source; Toddlers University
Age-2-4
  Mnbachmeier | May 12, 2013 |
Showing 1-5 of 14 (next | show all)
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
People/Characters
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
Epigraph
Dedication
First words
Hey, you guys!
Quotations
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Blurbers
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English

None

Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0694001902, Hardcover)

-With the call of -Hey, you guys! Let’s get to work,’ women and men shoulder drills and picks, board cranes and cement mixers, and set their equipment bulldozing and steamrolling across vibrant page spreads. Barton generates the excitement of road and building construction for young sidewalk engineers.’ —BL.

1988 Fanfare Honor List (The Horn Book)
Notable 1987 Children's Trade Books in Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children 1987 (NSTA/CBC)
1987 Children's Books (NY Public Library)

(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:01:53 -0400)

(see all 5 descriptions)

During a busy day at the construction site, the workers use a variety of machines to knock down a building and begin constructing a new one.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
1 avail.
13 wanted

Popular covers

Rating

Average: (3.91)
0.5
1 1
1.5
2 1
2.5 1
3 4
3.5 1
4 5
4.5
5 9

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

 

Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 91,609,620 books! | Top bar: Always visible