Great Minds of Science

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Throughout human history, many smart and daring people have devoted their lives to pushing science forward. Thanks to their determination and innovative ideas, science has made amazing strides. But who were these men and women? Great Minds of Science brings to life the stories of some of the world's great thinkers. Learn who these scientists were, how they made history, and how their work still affects your life today.

Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards.

Core Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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Great Minds of Science (6 titles)
Albert Einstein: Revolutionary Physicist 5.3
Isaac Newton: Genius Mathematician and Physicist 5.9
Marie Curie: Physics and Chemistry Pioneer 6.0
Stephen Hawking: Extraordinary Theoretical Physicist 5.5
Temple Grandin: Inspiring Animal-Behavior Scientist 6.0
Thomas Edison: World-Changing Inventor 5.6
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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF007090, JNF051170, JNF051190
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, Science & Technology
Copyright 2015
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Core Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Season 2014-08-01
ISBN 9781624033766, 9781629686875
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 921
Graphics Full-color illustrations, 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Core Library Connection
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Great Moments in Science - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

These studies complement equivalent volumes in ABDO’s ongoing “Great Minds of Science” series by leaving biographical details by the wayside to instead focus on specific ideas, experiments, evidence, chains of reasoning, and publications associated with each figure’s best-known work. Brief extracts from letters or books supply exercises in understanding primary source material, and sets of closing queries invite readers to review and ruminate. Strong choices for deepening subject collections.

Great Minds of Science Set 1 - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

. . .this series is a winner. Strong writing is peppered with dramatic details that will bring scientific discoveries to life. . . . A staple for libraries.