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Content Area Reading/Graphic History and Biographies

Inventions and Discovery

World changing events unfold before your eyes in these amazing tales of inventions and discovery. Inventors, scientists, and businesspeople shape our world through their will and determination.

Alexander Graham Bell and the Telephone
Tells the story of how Alexander Graham Bell came up with the telephone, and how his invention changed the way people communicate. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN660L, ATOS: 4.4, GRL: T

Eli Whitney and the Cotton Gin
Tells the story of how Eli Whitney invented the cotton gin, and the effects it had on the Southern United States. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN580L, ATOS: 3.9, GRL: S

George Eastman and the Kodak Camera
Tells the story of George Eastman and the invention of the Kodak camera. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN620L, ATOS: 4.1, GRL: R

Hedy Lamarr and a Secret Communication System
Discover the brilliant life of Hedy Lamarr in this full-color graphic novel. This talented film actress became an influential scientist with her invention of a secret radio system in the early 1940s, a building block of today’s wireless communications. Lexile: GN660L, ATOS: 4.2, GRL: R

Henry Ford and the Model T
Tells the story of Henry Ford, along with his invention, the popular Model T automobile. Lexile: GN630L, ATOS: 4.0, GRL: T

Isaac Newton and the Laws of Motion
In this graphic novel, witness Isaac Newton develop the laws of motion and the law of universal gravitation. World-changing events unfold before your eyes in this amazing tale of invention! Dramatic illustrations and fast-paced text provide a "you-are-there" experience. Lexile: GN790L, ATOS: 4.7, GRL: T

Johann Gutenberg and the Printing Press
Tells the story of Johann Gutenberg and the invention of the printing press. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN620L, ATOS: 4.2, GRL: T

Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine
Tells the story of Jonas Salk's involvement in the development of a polio vaccine. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN760L, ATOS: 5.3, GRL: T

Levi Strauss and Blue Jeans
Tells the story Levi Strauss and the evolution of blue jeans. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN600L, ATOS: 3.8, GRL: R

Louis Pasteur and Pasteurization
Tells the story of French scientist Louis Pasteur and his invention of the pasteurization process. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN770L, ATOS: 4.8, GRL: V

Madam C.J. Walker and New Cosmetics
Tells the story of Madam C. J. Walker, an African American businesswoman who invented a line of hair products and cosmetics that led her to become the first self-made female millionaire of any race. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN660L, ATOS: 4.2, GRL: T

Marie Curie and Radioactivity
Tells the story of Marie Curie's discovery of radium and radioactivity. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN640L, ATOS: 4.6, GRL: T

Philo Farnsworth and the Television
Tells the story of how Philo Farnsworth came up with the idea for electronic television at age 14, and later developed his idea into the technology for television that is still used today. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN560L, ATOS: 3.9, GRL: U

Samuel Morse and the Telegraph
In this compelling graphic novel, follow the amazing life of Samuel Morse, who developed a working telegraph in 1844 and changed the way people communicated. With comic book-style illustrations and engaging, easy-to-read text, this biography will inspire, entertain, and inform young readers about an individual who made a significant contribution to society. Lexile: GN710L, ATOS: 4.6, GRL: V

Thomas Edison and the Lightbulb
Tells the story of Thomas Edison's involvement in the development of the incandescent light bulb. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN690L, ATOS: 4.5, GRL: U

The Wright Brothers and the Airplane
Tells the story of how Wilbur and Orville Wright developed, tested, and successfully flew the first powered airplane. Written in graphic-novel format. Lexile: GN720L, ATOS: 4.7, GRL: U

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Reading Level

Interest Level

3-4

Grades 3–9


Subject/Genre: Graphic Biographies

Ratings: Lexile: GN560L-790L

Recommended Ages: 9-14

Pages: 32 pp, 7 x 9

Item

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Description

Price

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DDD-3089

Discounted Pricing on Complete Set
Complete Set of 16 Books

$129.60
$116.00

Components (Sold Separately)

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Description

Price

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DDD-3080

Levi Strauss and Blue Jeans


$8.10

DDD-3082

Madam C.J. Walker and New Cosmetics


$8.10

DDD-3076

Henry Ford and the Model T


$8.10

DDD-3088

The Wright Brothers and the Airplane


$8.10

DDD-3084

Philo Farnsworth and the Television


$8.10

DDD-3075

Hedy Lamarr and a Secret Communication System


$8.10

DDD-3081

Louis Pasteur and Pasteurization


$8.10

DDD-3073

Eli Whitney and the Cotton Gin


$8.10

DDD-3083

Marie Curie and Radioactivity


$8.10

DDD-3077

Isaac Newton and the Laws of Motion


$8.10

DDD-3079

Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine


$8.10

DDD-3085

Samuel Morse and the Telegraph


$8.10

DDD-3072

Alexander Graham Bell and the Telephone


$8.10

DDD-3074

George Eastman and the Kodak Camera


$8.10

DDD-3078

Johann Gutenberg and the Printing Press


$8.10

DDD-3087

Thomas Edison and the Lightbulb


$8.10

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