Forgotten History of Everyday Inventions

Patricia Hutchison (author)

Publisher: Bookstaves ISBN: 9781632357052

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Description

Brings to light 12 forgotten everyday inventions including how pie tins inspired the ever-popular Frisbee; how an engineer's walk in the woods with his dog led to the creation of Velcro; how basketball was invented because young men at a YMCA were restless during a blizzard; and more The book features historic photos, interesting sidebars, and thought-provoking prompts.

Reading Level
Lexile
720L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
T
ATOS
4.6
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
History Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Subject
Science Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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