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.
Dreaming Up: A Celebration of Building
By: Christy Hale
"A collection of concrete poetry, illustrations, and photographs that shows how young children's constructions, created as they play, are reflected in notable works of architecture from around the world. Includes biographies of the architects, quotations, and sources"--Provided by publisher.
Iggy Peck, Architect
By: Andrea Beaty
Ever since he was a baby, Iggy Peck has built towers, bridges, and buildings, which comes in handy when his second grade class is stranded on an island during a picnic.
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.
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.
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.