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Technology: Engineering Our World, 7th Edition


Technology: Engineering Our World, 7th Edition
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By: John B. Gradwell and Malcolm Welch

ISBN: 978-1-60525-428-9
Format: Hardcover
Copyright: ©2012
Subject: Technology / Engineering
Grade Level: 6-9
Retail Price: $80.00
School Price: $60.00

Description

Designed for use in middle school introductory technology education courses, Technology: Engineering Our World contains a strong emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and math integration. It also helps student understand design processes and how to communicate their designs. In addition, Technology: Engineering Our World covers the impacts of technology on the environment and highlight things students can do to make a difference.
  • Textbook covers all middle school objectives from the Standards for Technological Literacy.
  • Reading Target activities help students focus on the material in each chapter.
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Application features provide activities to strengthen student skill in these areas.
  • Think Green features help students make environmentally friendly decisions.
  • Review questions, critical thinking questions, activities, and STEM applications are included at the end of each chapter.
In addition to the text, the teaching package includes a Tech Lab Workbook with chapter review material and more than 100 skill-building and group activities. A comprehensive Teacher's Resource CD, with additional activities, teaching suggestions, and reproducible masters, is also available to supplement this edition. Other supplements include an Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint CD and EXAMVIEW Assessment Suite.

Previous Edition
Technology: Shaping Our World, 6th Edition



Table of Contents

  1. Technology and You - An Introduction
  2. Generating and Developing Ideas
  3. Communicating Ideas
  4. Materials
  5. Processing Materials
  6. Structures
  7. Construction
  8. Machines
  9. Transportation
10. Energy
11. Electricity and Magnetism
12. Using Electricity and Electronics
13. Information and Communication Technology
14. Agricultural, Medical, and Biotechnology
15. Manufacturing
16. Technology and the Environment
17. Preparing for Your Career

Look Inside

Text
   sample Chapter 3 (PDF, 2.3 MB)
   sample Chapter 8 (PDF, 2.85 MB)
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15)
   sample Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Technology & Engineering)
   sample Chapter 3 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Technology & Engineering)
   sample Chapter 8 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Technology & Engineering)
Presentations for PowerPoint
   sample Chapter 3 (PPS, 3.01 MB)
Companion Website
   sample View Site (www.g-wlearning.com, Technology Education)
 
  Note: Sample file quality has been reduced to allow for Internet streaming and viewing.

Correlations

Georgia
   PDF Exploring Engineering and Technology (PDF, 140 KB)
   PDF Technological Systems (PDF, 140 KB)
North Carolina
   PDF Technology Design and Innovation (PDF, 513 KB)
Tennessee
   PDF Exploring Technology (PDF, 194 KB)
   PDF Inventions and Innovations (PDF, 195 KB)
   PDF Technological Systems (PDF, 195 KB)
 
  Note: Correlation files may not be available for all listed courses.

Products/Prices

Product(s)PagesISBNRetail
Price
School PriceOrder Quantity
Text 560 978-1-60525-428-9 $80.00$60.00
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription Purchase
Online Text, 6yr. Classroom Subscription (min. 15) 560 978-1-60525-697-9 $80.00$60.00
Bundle (Text + Online Text 6yr. Classroom Subscription, min. 15) 560 978-1-61960-088-1 $115.00$86.25
* Teacher's Annotated Edition 560 978-1-60525-430-2 $106.64$79.98*
Tech Lab Workbook 287 978-1-60525-429-6 $24.00$18.00
* Teacher's Manual 394 978-1-60525-431-9 $104.00$78.00*
* Teacher's Resource CD 978-1-60525-432-6 $248.00$186.00*
* ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 530 test questions 978-1-60525-433-3 $244.00$183.00*
* Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License 830 slides 978-1-60525-434-0 $240.00$180.00*
* Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Site License 830 slides 978-1-60525-435-7 $600.00$450.00*
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