Challenges readers to undertake makerspace projects, such as designing a robot, within a set of parameters. Offers ideas and inspiration from real-life projects and guiding prompts to help readers think outside the box.
Offers inspiration and encouragement for children to create a haunted house. Relates ideas for adding creepy monsters, props, and other scary aspects to homes and other areas. Features photographs and a glossary.
Contains environmental facts and step-by-step directions for recycling materials and making new items. For example, discusses the problem with plastic and illustrates how to make a planter with a plastic bottle. Includes tips for fighting global warming.
Briefly examines the state symbols and unique locations, people, and images from the U.S. state of Tennessee, with tips on how to draw each sign and symbol--including the rolling hills of the state, the country music scenes of Memphis and Nashville, and its state bird, flower, and of course a juke box. Includes a glossary.
"Sometimes school can be scary and even embarrassing, but not today. Today is Birdie's birthday, and everything will be perfect! Birdie's panda-riffic cupcakes are beautiful, and there's one for everyone. She will be the star of the class. But then . . . disaster! A trip and fall on the way to school means no more cupcakes! Who can save the day? Who can make the class smile again? This is a job for Birdie's alter ego . . . the amazing crafty cat!...
Use your own fingerprints to create illustrated bugs! Butterflies, ladybugs, spiders, and more come to life on the page with your own personal touch. Step-by-step instructions guide readers in making their own fingerprint designs.