Tremendous Technology Inventions

From the Series Awesome Inventions You Use Every Day

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 6   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Did you know that President Thomas Jefferson used a copier? Or that one of the world’s fastest computers is the size of a two-story house? Get ready to learn the strange stories behind technology inventions you use every day. From the teenager who first imagined the television to a $900 smartphone named Simon, you’ll find out how we got the technological wonders that help us connect, create, and keep up.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science, STEM
Copyright 2014
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.5
BISACS JNF061010, JNF051190, JNF000000
Dewey 600
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 7 x 10
Lexile 730
ATOS Reading Level 4.9
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 158904
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Photo captions, Reviewed, Sidebars, Table of contents, Teaching Guides, and eSource

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