STEM Trailblazer Bios

From the Series STEM Trailblazer Bios

Series

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 4

Read about the life stories and significant contributions of some of today’s most accomplished figures in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields. Narrative nonfiction text explores key details from each person’s life, often including the pivotal moment that led them to their STEM career. Encompassing the most diverse range of STEM professionals, this biography series is sure to engage young readers and perhaps inspire them to work toward their own STEM-related accomplishments!

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Title   Lexile GRL ATOS Format Qty
STEM Trailblazer Bios
iPod and Electronics Visionary Tony Fadell 750 U 4.7
YouTube Founders Steve Chen, Chad Hurley, and Jawed Karim 780 T 4.9
Google Glass and Robotics Innovator Sebastian Thrun 800 U 4.9
Flickr Cofounder and Web Community Creator Caterina Fake 760 U 5.0
Astrophysicist and Space Advocate Neil deGrasse Tyson 780 U 4.9
Alternate Reality Game Designer Jane McGonigal 790 T 4.8
Super Soaker Inventor Lonnie Johnson 780 T 5.1
Inventor, Engineer, and Physicist Nikola Tesla 890 W 5.9
Astronaut Ellen Ochoa 840 T 5.5
Space Engineer and Scientist Margaret Hamilton 800 U 5.0
Genius Physicist Albert Einstein 820 Y 5.4
Theoretical Physicist Brian Greene 790 Y 5.8
SpaceX and Tesla Motors Engineer Elon Musk 720 U 5.0
GoPro Inventor Nick Woodman 710 T 4.7
Aerospace Engineer Aprille Ericsson 920 T 5.5
Computer Engineer Ruchi Sanghvi 840 U 5.3
Genetics Expert Joanna L. Kelley 820 V 5.5
NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson 850 U 5.5
NASA Astronomer Nancy Grace Roman 910 T 6.0
Code-Breaker and Mathematician Alan Turing 890 Y 5.9
Science Educator and Advocate Bill Nye 880 U 5.3
Environmental Activist Wangari Maathai 880 U 5.3
Google Cybersecurity Expert Parisa Tabriz 810 V 5.1
Astronaut and Physicist Sally Ride 910 U 5.6
Minecraft Creator Markus "Notch" Persson 900 U 5.4
Facebook Founder and Internet Entrepreneur Mark Zuckerberg 1010 T 6.1
Theoretical Physicist Stephen Hawking 960 V 6.1
Urban Biologist Danielle Lee 670 U 4.9
Mars Science Lab Engineer Diana Trujillo 880 T 5.4
Nintendo Video Game Designer Shigeru Miyamoto 940 T 5.4
Programming Pioneer Ada Lovelace 920 U 5.9
Mathematician and Computer Scientist Grace Hopper 910 V 5.8
Nuclear Physicist Chien-Shiung Wu 840 Y 5.9
Environmentalist Rachel Carson 850 T 5.8
Animal Scientist and Activist Jane Goodall 820 U 5.5
Computer Scientist Jean Bartik 950 V 5.9
Vaccine Innovators Pearl Kendrick and Grace Eldering 730 V 5.2
Astronaut Mae Jemison 790 U 5.3
  • Available in limited formats
  • Soon! Fall 2019
  • New! Spring 2019
  • New! Fall 2018
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 4
Subject Diversity, STEM
Copyright 2018
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Lerner Publications ™, LernerClassroom, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Publication Date 2014-01-01
Reading Counts! Level 4.2-8.6
BISACS JNF003010, JNF007090, JNF007110, JNF007120, JNF011000, JNF012000, JNF012010, JNF012030, JNF012040, JNF021060, JNF024020, JNF035000, JNF037020, JNF051000, JNF051010, JNF051040, JNF051050, JNF051090, JNF051140, JNF053080, JNF056000, JNF057000, JNF061010
Dewey 004.092-794.8092
Lexile 670-1010
Guided Reading Level T-Y
ATOS Reading Level 4.7-6.1
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5