Building a House
By: Byron Barton
Brief text and illustrations describe the steps in building a house.
By: K.C. Olson
Introduces numbers and subtraction as the reader counts construction equipment from ten to one.
Dig, Dogs, Dig : A Construction Tail
By: James Horvath
A busy work crew dig, haul, and plow to help build a new park before discovering something unexpected buried in the ground.
Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site
By: Sherri Rinker
At sunset, when their work is done for the day, a crane truck, a cement mixer, and other pieces of construction equipment make their way to their resting places and go to sleep.
One Big Building : A Counting Book About Construction
By: Michael Dahl
A counting book that follows the construction of a building, from one plan to twelve stories. Includes related facts and counting activities.
Road Work Ahead
By: Anastasia Suen
On the drive to Grandma's house, a boy and his mother encounter work crews using machinery and tools to perform roadwork.
By: Sally Sutton
Big machines and their drivers work together to build a road. On board pages.
Tip Tip Dig Dig
By: Emma Garcia
Describes how various earthmoving trucks clean up a dump and make a playground, discussing what such machines as diggers, mixers, bulldozers, and cranes can do.
The Construction Crew
By: Lynn Meltzer
A construction crew tears down an old building and builds a new house in its place.
What Can a Crane Pick Up?
By: Rebecca Kai Dotlich
Illustrations and rhyming text show that a crane can lift anything from a load of steel to a cow.