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Dominic Wilcox, Katherine Mengardon - Author

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Books by Dominic Wilcox, Katherine Mengardon

Little Inventors In Space!

Little Inventors In Space!

Author: Dominic Wilcox, Katherine Mengardon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/09/2020

Become an inventing supernova! This activity book is full of ideas to help you come up with new inventions that are out of this world. How could you make living in orbit better? Invent the next space shuttle to reach the stars? Even plan your future life on Mars? There are no limits! Find out about space sweepers, shooting star hunters, what it's like to be an astronaut and many more cool facts about space. Draw your own inventions inspired by children just like you. You never know, you could also become a Little Inventor and have your invention made real. You can find more fantastical inventions in The Little Inventors Handbook (9780008306151) and Little Inventors Go Green! (9780008382896).

Little Inventors Go Green!

Little Inventors Go Green!

Author: Dominic Wilcox, Katherine Mengardon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/05/2020

Get inventing for a greener planet! This activity book is full of ideas to help you come up with new inventions to make our world better. Can you think of an invention that would help protect animals? A new way to create energy? How to cool the earth down? No problem is too big or too small to invent for! Find out about banana-eating T-rex, canvas-spinning spiders, astounding trees and many more cool facts about nature. Draw your own inventions inspired by children just like you. You never know, you could also become a Little Inventor and have your invention made real. You can find more fantastical inventions in The Little Inventors Handbook (ISBN 978-0-00-830615-1) - based on the project which takes children's invention ideas and makes them real.

The Little Inventors Handbook

The Little Inventors Handbook

Author: Dominic Wilcox, Katherine Mengardon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/10/2018

A step by step guide to thinking up fantastical, funny or perfectly practical inventions with no limits! This book encourages budding inventors to think big and have fun with their imaginations! Be inspired by drawings of scarf helicopters, ladybird umbrellas, and ghost wash'n'dry machines! Check out toothbrush maraccas, square peas, and nose scratchers! What will YOU invent? With this step by step guide, Chief Inventor Dominic Wilcox talk Little Inventors through the process of coming up with new ideas, including problem solving, ways to make objects better, and thinking about the ways people use things. Complete activities and learn some cool facts about the history of inventions, science, tech, art and design along the way! Based on the project which takes children's invention ideas and makes them real. This book is great. I need it to invent a way of feeding me raisins throughout the day as I am travelling about on buses and trains. I believe these Little Inventors could do it for me.' Michael Rosen, Children's novelist and poet Inventing is a key to unlock a child's creativity which I have found fundamental to my well being in life. Here's to Little Inventors for a make good feel good future!' Imogen Heap, musician and inventor Mi-Mu gloves