From Termite Den to Office Building

From the Set 21st Century Skills Innovation Library

Learn about how nature has inspired technological innovations with this book on the similarities between termite dens and a new office building design. Integrating both historical and scientific perspectives, this book explains how termite dens inspired a new office building design. Readers will make connections and examine the relationship between the two concepts. Sidebars, photographs, a glossary, and a concluding chapter on important people in the field add detail and depth to this informational text on biomimicry.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 720
Lexile 930L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level W
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781624317552), Paperback (9781624317613), PDF (9781624317675), ePub (9781631886126), Hosted ebook (9781624317736), Kindle (9781631375828)
Copyright 2014
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Nel Yomtov

Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Index
Informative sidebars
Sources for further research
Table of contents
Full-color photographs, Historical photographs