References

CHILDREN'S BOOKS AND ARTICLES

Elementary

Berger, F. Robots: What they are, what they do. New York, Greenwillow Books, 1992.

Brown, R. J. 333 More Science Tricks and Experiments. Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Tab Books, Inc.1984.

Brown, R. J. 333 Science Tricks and Experiments. Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Tab Books, Inc., 1984.

Churchman, Deborah. House Flies. Ranger Rick, May 1992, 12-14.

Lauber, P. Get Ready for Robots! New York, Thomas Y. Crowell, 1987.

Vivian, C. Science Experiments and Amusements for Children. New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1963

Walsh, Kathy. The Puzzling Platypus. Ranger Rick, May 1992, 40-47.

Walsh, Kathy. The Truth About Giant squids. Ranger Rick, December 1993, 4-10.

Middle school

Abruscato, J. and J. Hassard. The Whole Cosmos. Santa Monica, CA, Goodyear Publishing Co., 1977.

Hanauer, E. Biology Experiments for Children. New York, Dover Publications, Inc., 1962.

Kelly, John, Dr. Philip Whitfield, and Obin. The Robot Zoo. Atlanta, GA: Turner Publishing, Inc., 1994.

Knight, D. C. Robotics: Past, present, & future. New York, William Morrow & Company, 1983.

Ontario Science Center. Scienceworks. Reading, MA, Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Inc., 1986.

High school

Baldwin, M. and G. Pack. Robots and Robotics. New York, Franklin Watts, 1984.

Berger, M. Robots in Fact and Fiction. New York, Franklin Watts, 1980.

D'Ignazio, F. Working Robots. New York, Lodestar Books/E.P. Dutton, 1982.

Silverstein, D. A. and V. B. Silverstein. The Robots Are Here. Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1983.

TEACHER'S REFERENCE

American Association for the Advancement of Science. Benchmarks for Science Literacy. Project 2061, New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Asimov, Isaac and Jason A. Shulman, ed. Isaac Asimov's Book of Science and Nature Questions. New York: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1988.

Behler, John L. and F. Wayne King. The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1979.

Burnie, David. How Nature Works. Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest Association, Inc., 1991.

Duensing, Edward and A.B. Millmass. Backyard and Beyond. Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 1992.

Gates, Phil. Nature Got There First: Inventions inspired by nature. New York: Kingfisher, 1995.

Milne, Lorus and Margery. The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Insects and Spiders. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1980.

Mystic Marine Life Aquarium Education Dept. Pre-, During and Post Activity Kits. Mystic, CT, Sea Research Foundation, 1992.

National Academy of Sciences. National Science Education Standards. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1996.

Olitsky, Stacy. Science for Little Children. The Academy of Natural Sciences Education Handbook, Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences, 1996.

Parker, Steve. How the Body Works. Pleasantville, NY: Reader's Digest, 1994.

Parker, Sybil P., ed. Concise Encyclopedia of Science & Technology. Third ed., New York: McGraw-Hill, 1994.

Rutherford, F. James and Andrew Ahlgren. Science for All Americans. New York: Oxford University Press, 1990.

Welch, Larry and Leila Luginbill. "Dissecting and dining, or There's more than one way to slice a giant squid." Science and Children, November/December 1985, 17-20.

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