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Inventors and Inventions

Inventors and Inventions

Written by Edward Alan Kurtz

About the Resource:

A book about the ten most famous inventors and their inventions that changed the world as we live today.

For Ages: 7 to 9 years | 5 to 7 years

Categories: Science | Vocabulary | Professions

Reading Level: Level 3 - Intermediate Readers

Interactive Features: Match The Following | Comprehension Quiz

Type of Resource: Read Along Book

Resource Grade: Grade 2

Keywords: Inventor, Invention, Light Bulb, Alexander Graham Bell, Hydrofoils, Metal Detectors, George Washington Carver, Jacques Cousteau, Scuba Diving Equipment, Leonardo Da Vinci, Thomas Edison, Telegraph, Phonograph, Benjamin Franklin, Bifocal Eyeglass, Johannes Gutenberg, Giuliana Tesoro, Fibers, Textiles, Printing Press, Eli Whitney, Cotton Gin, Wright Brothers, Orville And Wilbur, Flight, Karl Benz, Car, Thomas Newcomen, Steam Engine, Alfred Nobel, Dynamite, Mary Anderson, Margaret Knight, Levi Strauss, Jacob Davis, Tim Berners-Lee, World Wide Web, Dutchman Hans Lippershey, Telescope

Common Core State Standards
Ask and answer such questions as who, what, where, when, why, and how to demonstrate understanding of key details in a text.

Identify the main topic of a multiparagraph text as well as the focus of specific paragraphs within the text.

Describe the connection between a series of historical events, scientific ideas or concepts, or steps in technical procedures in a text.

Determine the meaning of words and phrases in a text relevant to a grade 2 topic or subject area.

Identify the main purpose of a text, including what the author wants to answer, explain, or describe.

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