Curious about Robots in Fiction

From the series: Curious about Robotics

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Why are there so many robots in fiction? Are movie robots even based on real science? Drawing on kids’ natural curiosity about technology and science fiction, this inquiry-based nonfiction book explores the fundamentals of robots in fiction to get elementary-aged kids ready to explore the world of robotics. Conversational questions like “What is the most famous movie robot?” and “Are there real inventions based on fictional robots?” pique kids’ interest.

“Did You Know” fact boxes and infographics draw in casual browsers and visual learners. A “Stay Curious!” feature encourages kids to keep asking questions while doubling as a mini media literacy lesson on research skills. Includes a glossary and index.

ISBN: 9781681529448

PUBLISHER: Amicus

AUTHOR: Gail Terp

READING LEVEL: GRADE 2

PAGES: 24

COPYRIGHT: 2024

SERIES: Curious about Robotics

LEXILE: 590

SUBJECTS: Technology and Manufacturing