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Louis Pasteur and the Science of Germs
Series: 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Biology
Louis Pasteur was a scientist. When he tried to convince the medical establishment that germs caused disease, he was laughed at. Louis never accepted defeat. He discovered how to kill germs in liquids in a process we call “pasteurization”. He developed vaccines and encouraged the use of antiseptics and disinfectants. Find out more about this man who helped discover how to make foods safe. RL: 6.9
Marie Curie: The Discoverer of Radium
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Maria Sklodowska was a Polish girl who wanted a proper education. She changed her name to and went to university in France. She met and married Pierre Curie and began to work with radioactivity. Marie Curie became the first woman to win a Nobel Prize and the first person to win two Nobel Prizes. Hers was a life filled with firsts. Find out more about this discoverer of radium in this short bio.
Meet Bill Gates: An Illustrated Biography of Bill Gates. For Children Age 6-8
Series: Meet Famous People, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Bill Gates is surely a great choice! "Meet Bill Gates" was written for kids age 6-8. With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on the interesting life stories of Bill Gates & how he showed us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach the goal you've set.
Thomas Edison: America's Greatest Inventor: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions
Thomas Edison was an inventor. He invented electric lighting, the phonograph and alkaline batteries. He invented a camera to record moving pictures and a device for watching them. He added sound to create a motion picture. He improved many of the machines we use today. He even created a battery powered car. Edison created more inventions than any other inventor. 15-minute bio. Has CCS exercises.
History for Kids : Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards
Series: History for Kids. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
The first person to introduce standards for water quality testing in America, to establish relation between nutrition and chemistry, the discoverer of mineral called SAMARSKITE and the first special female student of Massachusetts Institute of Technology. A brief illustrated biography of Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards for Children.
The Wright Brothers: America's First Fliers: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Wilbur and Orville Wright dreamed of flying. They designed, built and tested gliders. They studied wings and propellers. They designed and built an engine. After years of testing and a few crashes, they flew the first powered aircraft. This is the story of their life. Find out more about these brave men and how they came to create the World's first powered airplane. 15-minute bio has CCS exercises
Thomas Edison: America's Greatest Inventor
Thomas Edison was an inventor. He invented the electric lighting system, the phonograph and alkaline batteries. He invented a camera to record moving pictures and a device for watching them. He added sound to create a motion picture. He worked on and improved many of the machines we use today. He even created a battery powered car. Thomas Edison created more inventions than any other inventor.
Meet Steve Jobs: An Illustrated Biography of Steve Jobs. For Children Age 6 & Up
Series: Meet Famous People, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Steve Jobs is surely a great choice! "Meet Steve Jobs" was written for kids age 6+. With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on the interesting life stories of Steve Jobs & how he showed us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach the goal you've set.