This easy-to-read nonfiction story follows Edison from his time in school to his career as a full-time inventor. While it focuses on his groundbreaking creation of the lightbulb, this illuminating account also details other important innovations of his, like the phonograph and the microphone.
Daring Amelia Penguin Young Readers, Level 3Penguin Young Readers - She had mud ball fights, explored caves, and even built a roller coaster in her backyard! And the adventures continued as she grew up. But tragedy struck when she was unable to find the small island she needed to land on in the Pacific Ocean. Then she became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic! Still, she wanted to achieve more.
So amelia set out to fly around the world. Despite rescue efforts, she was never found. She took flying lessons and was soon performing stunts in the sky. Penguin Young Readers Group. She took off and made stops in several countries. But amelia earhart is still remembered today as a daring explorer who loved to fly.
Daring Amelia Penguin Young Readers, Level 3 - Soar to new heights with the story of the world's most famous female pilot, Amelia Earhart!Even as a kid, Amelia Earhart was always looking for adventures.
Red, White, and Blue: The Story of the American Flag Penguin Young Readers, Level 3Penguin Young Readers - But did you know that it hasn't always looked the same? Read this Level 3 reader, and you will find out all about the history of the American flag. Some people call the American flag Stars and Stripes or Old Glory. Penguin Young Readers Group.
Fake Out!: Animals That Play Tricks Penguin Young Readers, Level 3Penguin Young Readers FBA-|286748 - Clarke! penguin Young Readers Group. Did you know that the mimic octopus can change its shape, skin color, and texture to match its surroundings, or that there is a type of goat that faints whenever it feels threatened? Find out about these and other creatures with bizarre behaviors in our farout book by Ginjer L.
The Giant Jellybean Jar Penguin Young Readers, Level 3Penguin Young Readers - Penguin Young Readers Group. Penguin Young Readers. Ben loves jelly beans, and every week he goes to Jo-Jo's Jelly Bean Shop hoping to guess the riddle that will win him a whole jar full of them. He always knows the answer to the riddle, but he has never won the prize. It's hard to speak out loud in front of so many people, but with a little help from his sister, Ben finally learns to say what he's thinking.
L. Frank Baum's Wizard of Oz Penguin Young Readers, Level 4Penguin Young Readers - The wizard of oz will now join classics like The Secret Garden and Alice in Wonderland in the Penguin Young Readers program! Penguin Young Readers Group. Penguin Young Readers Group. Advanced readers will join dorothy, Toto, and her friends from Oz on an unforgettable journey down the Yellow Brick Road in this Level 4 reader.
When a tornado hits her farmhouse in Kansas, complete with flying monkeys, talking lions, Dorothy is caught up in a whirlwind of adventure, and silver slippers. Penguin Young Readers.
Listen Up!: Alexander Graham Bell's Talking Machine Step into ReadingRandom House Books for Young Readers - It's 1876 and the whole country is celebrating the 100th birthday of the United States. But will anyone come to see him at the world's most important science fair? And more importantly, will his machine work? This Step 3 reader celebrates the resilient, quirky spirit of inventors. Penguin Young Readers Group.
. The biggest party is in philadelphia at the World's Fair, where the latest and greatest inventions are on display for all to see. Penguin Young Readers. Penguin Young Readers Group. Alexander graham bell is headed to the fair to demonstrate his invention - a talking machine he calls the telephone.
First Flight: The Story of Tom Tate and the Wright Brothers I Can Read Level 4HarperCollins - HarperCollins. Penguin Young Readers Group. Tom's dad thinks it's dangerous. Penguin Young Readers. Can tom help the brothers get their dream off the ground?"children will identify with the spirit of this boy who enthusiastically volunteered to try out the glider when there wasn't enough wind to lift the grown men, " commented School Library Journal, which also praised the "carefully researched" illustrations.
First flight helps build reading confidence and pleasure while engaging young readers with compelling historical fiction. Penguin Young Readers Group. This historical fiction chapter book is a perfect early step in independent reading for elementary-grade kids—and it introduces the thrilling story of the Wright Brothers, flight pioneers.
First Flight: The Story of Tom Tate and the Wright Brothers I Can Read Level 4 - When tom tate hears that wilbur and Orville Wright are building a flying machine, he can't wait to try it. Some people think the Wrights are crazy.
Just a Few Words, Mr. Lincoln: The Story of the Gettysburg Address Penguin Young Readers, Level 4Penguin Young Readers - And a family to care for. Two hundred and seventy-one to be exact. And a war to win. Abraham Lincoln was one busy man. HarperCollins. He had a country to run. Here is a true story about a great man and his famous speech. But when it came time to honor all the soldiers who had died in the great battle of Gettysburg, President Lincoln still took time to say a few words.
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Eat My Dust! Henry Ford's First Race Step into ReadingRandom House Books for Young Readers - Penguin Young Readers. But first he needs the money to produce it. It’s 1901 and henry ford wants to build a car that everyone can own. Penguin Young Readers Group. How will he get it? he enters a car race, of course! Readers will love this fast-paced, fact-based story! Penguin Young Readers Group. HarperCollins.
Breakout at the Bug Lab Penguin Young Readers, Level 3Penguin Young Readers - Max, a madagascar cockroach, is as big as a bite-sized candy bar and hisses like a snake when he is mad. Leo and his brother have to find Max before he makes people scream-or worse. A book in which everything is just right. School library Journal Penguin Young Readers Group. But now, max is on the loose in the lab! To make matters worse, there's a party there today.
Leo and his brother are fascinated. HarperCollins. Penguin Young Readers Group. Penguin Young Readers. Out of all of the bugs in their mother's bug lab, Max is definitely the best.