A Head Full of Notions

A Story about Robert Fulton

From the Series Creative Minds Biographies

  • Interest Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

Robert Fulton was an American inventor born in 1765. Some of his accomplishments include designing some of the first submarines and designing the first commercially successful steamboat, the Clemont.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-0-82258-904-4
$34.65 $25.99
Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Nonfiction
Copyright 1997
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press ™
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Publication Date 2011-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.8
BISACS JNF007090, JNF007020
Dewey 623.8'24'092
Graphics 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 5.875 x 8.5
Lexile 1080
Guided Reading Level S
ATOS Reading Level 6.8
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 15520
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Afterword, Author/Illustrator note, Bibliography/further reading, Index, Reviewed, Table of contents, and Teaching Guides

Reviews

Science Books & Films

“. . .heartily recommend this well-illustrated volume for libraries interested in books on early American inventor heroes.” —Science Books & Films

School Library Journal

“An informative and enjoyable introductory biography.” —School Library Journal

Science and Children

“. . .an inspiration to children. . .” —Science and Children

Illustrator: Lisa Harvey

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Creative Minds Biographies

Meet some of the world’s most creative minds! Written in story format, these episodic biographies give clear, straightforward accounts of historical figures’ lives. Each true story is accompanied by black-and-white illustrations. View available downloads →