RACHEL CARSON: Explore fascinating facts about marine biologist and conservationist Rachel Carson, whose book showing how chemicals hurt the planet helped start the modern environmental movement. Let's get to know Rachel Carson!
WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Words have the power to create change, and Rachel Carson knew this. She shared her love of nature and the need to protect it by writing several books. Her work inspires young people today to protect our planet.
INCLUDES: This 24-page high-interest book for grades 1-4 introduces students to influential women in science and technology. It includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and further reading suggestions.
BENEFITS: This biography series highlights the accomplishments, dedication, and passion that drove these women to succeed in the fields of science and technology. Learning about these amazing women is sure to engage, entertain, and keep readers coming back for more!
WHY ROURKE: Since 1980, we've been committed to bringing out the best nonfiction books to help you bring out the best in your young learners. Our carefully crafted topics encourage all students who are learning to read and reading to learn!