Marvels of Science: 50 Fascinating 5-Minute Reads; Grades 3 and Up

Kendall Haven
ABC-CLIO
9781563081590
1-56308-159-8

These 50 tales take just minutes to read but amply illustrate scientific principles and the evolution of science through history. Discussion questions and additional references are included and stories.

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are cross-indexed by year of occurrence and by scientist.Focusing on the characters, events, and moments of genius that comprise the story of science, these 50 short reads are ideal for both read-alouds and reading assignments. The tales take just minutes to read but amply illustrate scientific principles and the evolution of science through history. Discussion questions and additional references correlate each story with elements of the science curriculum and provide direction for students to pursue their own discoveries. Stories are cross-indexed by year of occurrence and by scientist.