Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Leif Catches the Wind: A Mechanical…

Leif Catches the Wind: A Mechanical Engineering Story

by Engineering Elementary Team

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
4068 (1) 4069 (1) 4070 (1) 4071 (1) 4072 (1) 4459 (1) 4460 (1) 4461 (1) 4462 (1) elementary (2) engineering (3) F-1 (1) General Non-Fiction (1) half (1) mechanical (1) mechanical engineering (2) physical science (1) science (2) Shelf 5 (1) story (2) student (1) technology (1) wind (2) windmill (1) X-2 (1)



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

No current Talk conversations about this book.

No reviews
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
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

Leif and his cousin Dana are best friends. When Dana moves away, Leif keeps in touch with her via email and soon learns that Dana's new house has a fish pond where the fish seem to be sick. Leif and Dana realize they might be able to use wind energy to solve the problem and ask for help from Leif's mother, a mechanical engineer. Leif and Dana design a windmill to save the fish. Readers are invited to create their own windmills and design blades to make their windmills spin.… (more)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio

Popular covers



Average: No ratings.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 119,748,782 books! | Top bar: Always visible