Looking Inside a 3D Printer

From the Set 21st Century Skills Innovation Library

3D printers can turn any idea into a real, three-dimensional object you can hold in your hand. Through simple text written to foster creativity and problem solving, students will learn the art of innovation. Large, colorful images show students how to complete activities. Additional tools, including a glossary and an index, help students learn new vocabulary and locate information.

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Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Dewey 621.9/88
Lexile 550L
ATOS Reading Level
Guided Reading Level O
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781634721899), Paperback (9781634723213), PDF (9781634722551), ePub (9781634726122), Hosted ebook (9781634723879), Kindle (9781634725316)
Copyright 2017
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions 8.25 x 8.25
Graphics Full-color photographs

Author: Quenton Oakes

  • What Is a 3D Printer?
  • Printing with Plastic
  • Where Did 3D Printers Come From?
  • Big and Small
  • Layer by Layer
  • All Kinds of Printers
  • Heating Up
  • Filling in the Gaps
  • Finishing Touches
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
  • About the Author
Glossary of key words
Sources for further research
Full-color photographs