Seymour Simon’s Book of Trains

Seymour Simon’s Book of Trains

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Award-winning science writer Seymour Simon’s exploration of these very different trains and their uses, combined with his characteristically eye-catching full-color photographs, captures the beauty and power of steam trains, diesel trains, electric trains, and more—all at work! This nonfiction picture book is an excellent choice to share during homeschooling, in particular for children ages 6 to 8. It’s a fun way to learn to read and as a supplement for activity books for children.Seymour Simon knows how to explain science to kids and make it fun. He was a teacher for more than twenty years, has written more than 250 books, and has won multiple awards.

This book includes an author’s note, glossary, and index and supports the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards.

Trains can carry
grain and gravel,
milk and machines,
cars and computers,
pipes and people.Seymour Simon’s exploration of these very different trains and their uses, combined with his characteristically eye-catching full-color photographs, captures the beauty and power of steam trains, diesel trains, electric trains, and more — all at work!

“Young trainiacs rejoice…Big machinery has never looked better. ” “These are exactly the cool pictures for which the younger nonfiction set clamors.” “Simon captures the combination of technology and romantic adventure that gives these machines their enduring appeal.”

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Weight 15 oz
Dimensions 1 × 11 × 9 cm