Great Invention Fails
From the Series Searchlight Books ™ — Celebrating Failure
Without inventors, we wouldn’t have cars, airplanes, or light bulbs. Inventors build devices that make our lives better. But not all inventions succeed. In fact, the history of inventions is filled with missteps and blunders. Learn about the biggest goofs—from flying cars to Smell-O-Vision. Discover how invention mistakes have also led to brand-new products, such as Bubble Wrap and sticky notes.
|Interest Level||Grade 3 - Grade 5|
|Reading Level||Grade 3|
|Subject||Science, STEM, STEM: Interdisciplinary|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Brand||Searchlight Books ™|
|Imprint||Lerner Publications ™|
|Number of Pages||32|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“This series will lift the spirits of any child worried about their own failures.”—School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
Author: Barbara Krasner
Barbara Krasner publishes the popular blog, The Whole Megillah: The Writer's Resource for Jewish-Themed Story. She is the author of many articles, short stories, poems, and books. She lives in New Jersey and teaches in the English and History departments of New Jersey colleges and universities.