Fall 2020

Bionic Bodies

From the Series STEM Body

  • Interest Level: Grade 5 - Grade 8   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

The first prosthetic limb was discovered in an Egyptian tomb. This simple technology allowed an amputee to walk again. Over 2,000 years, advances in materials, science, medicine, and computer science have led to the newest version of this life-changing technology: prosthetics that can be controlled by a person’s thoughts alone. In this title, readers will learn about this and other bionic technology, getting inside the incredible machines that can repair and augment human bodies. Get inspired to explore how bionic breakthroughs have led to transformational products!

Full Tilt Fast Reads help striving middle school readers build reading stamina and stay engaged with high-interest low-level content and dynamic topics.

Format Your Price
978-1-62920-836-7
On pre-order until 08/01/2020
$20.99
Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre High/Low, Nonfiction
Subject Science, STEM, STEM: Life Science/Health and Human Body
Copyright 2021
Publisher Full Tilt Press
Brand Full Tilt Fast Reads
Imprint Full Tilt Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF061010, JNF024070, JNF051050
Dimensions 7 x 9
Features Bibliography/further reading, Experiments, Fast facts, Index, Table of contents, and Timeline

Author: Leah Kaminski

Leah Kaminski holds an MFA from UC Irvine and a BA from Harvard. After a decade as a Lecturer at UCI, she now writes poetry and fiction in Chicago.