Louis Pasteur and the Fight Against Germs

Louis Pasteur and the Fight Against Germs

Lisa Zamosky

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743905886

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French scientist Louis Pasteur has been called the founder of modern medicine. He proved that germs spread disease, and his work has saved millions of lives. A university chemistry professor, Pasteur is best known for discovering pasteurization, a process by which bacteria and molds are killed when liquids are heated. The process was named for him and is used today.

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570L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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ATOS
3.8
DRA
30
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Biographies Health & Nutrition People & Places Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade
Subject
Science
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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