About the Author
Lance Akiyama is the creator of 4 books in Rockport’s Engineer series: Rubber Band Engineer; Duct Tape Engineer; Launchers, Lobbers, and Rockets Engineer; and The Zoom, Fly, Bolt, Blast STEAM Handbook. Lance is the Science Curriculum Manager for Galileo Finding out (STEAM camps for Pre-Ok to 8th grade), for which he designs STEAM-based totally lessons and projects for Ok–8 scholars. He has been developing hands-on engineering projects for children since 2011 and dealing in education since 2006. He lives within the San Francisco Bay house.