Architecture
Illustrated By: Lena Chandhok
Architecture  -     By: Elizabeth Schmermund
    Illustrated By: Lena Chandhok
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What style building do you live in? Is it a skyscraper, a Victorian home, or a modern building? In Architecture: Cool Women Who Design Structures, readers ages 9 to 12 examine the stories of women who are today designing the houses, schools, museums, and public spaces where we spend our time.

Architecture is the planning, designing, and construction of buildings and other structures. It's architects who figure out what style of building fits best in a certain space, what the structure should look like, how it needs to be built to withstand the environment, and what materials best suit the needs of the people who are using the structure. Art, engineering, science, technology? architecture involves all these disciplines, and more!

Architecture: Cool Women Who Design Structures examines the history of architecture and the journey of three women who are working as architects today. Patricia Galvan works in commercial and interior architecture and is the chairwoman for the American Institute of Architects' Women in Architecture committee. Farida Abu-Bakare was born in Qatar and raised in Canada. Today, she is an architect who designs science labs for universities and other institutions. Maia Small works as an architect and urban designer at the City of San Francisco Planning Department. She has also taught architecture at Harvard University, Rhode Island School of Design, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Sidebars on important female architects throughout history, quotes, and essential questions for readers are included throughout the text in order to encourage critical thinking and self-drawn conclusions. The book also includes a timeline, glossary, and further resources for readers to further investigate the topic.

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Title: Architecture
By: Elizabeth Schmermund
Illustrated By: Lena Chandhok
Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 112
Vendor: Nomad Press
Publication Date: 2017
Dimensions: 9.0 X 5.8 (inches)
Weight: 2 pounds
ISBN: 1619305429
ISBN-13: 9781619305427
Ages: 9-13
Series: Girls in Science
Stock No: WW305427

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