January 31, 2013
Scientists and Inventors
We are going to start adding some inventors and scientists studies into our science lessons and I thought I would share some of the things we will be using. :) This will probably be a looooong list.... LOL
From our personal library
DK Eyewitness Invention
DK Eyewitness Great Scientists (I don't have this one yet.)
Women Inventors series by Jean F. Blashfield
MacMillan Profiles Scientists and Inventors
Inventors - A Library of Congress Book
Eureka! Great Inventions and How They Happened
Kindle Books - most free
Stories of Great Inventors
Stories of Invention, Told by Inventors and Their Friends
The Extra-Ordinary Scientist - This was free. Keep checking back.
If you are looking for a specific inventor or scientist just search the Kindle store to see what is available.
Inventors and Inventions - Homeschool Share - always free
Inventions worksheets - School Express - always free
Inventors Notebooking Pages - Unit Studies and Notebooking - free
Scientists Notebooking Pages - Notebooking Fairy - free
Famous People Notebooking Pages - Activity Village - you will have to scroll through to find the ones you want - free
Inventors and Inventions Notebooking - The First Grade Parade
Great Inventors Notebooking - Currclick - $10
The Great Inventors Lapbook - Currclick - $13
Inventor's Daily Digest Magazine Activity Fun - Currclick - 50 cents
Online Resources and Activities -
Inventors Resources - The Home School Mom
Play Dough Inventor's Workshop - The Imagination Tree
DIY Young Inventor's Kit - Desert Wind
Science and Technology Biographies
Reverse Engineering - The Homeschool Scientist
Biographies for Kids - Garden of Praise
Scientists Lesson Plans
If you are wanting to learn about a specific scientist or inventor then you should Google, Google and Google! LOL Also, don't forget to search Squidoo, Pinterest, and Homeschool Share!
Thomas Edison's Birthday is next month!
Thomas A. Edison - Childhood of Famous Americans - This is a large series! We have several of them and they are all great!
Who Was Thomas Alva Edison?
This is part of a big series of books. We have several of them and they are wonderful!
Inventing the Future - A Photobiography of Thomas Alva Edison
Thomas Edison The Great American Inventor
This title was free for Kindle. Keep checking back. Also, there is a whole series of books and they usually have one or two free all the time.
Thomas Edison Project Pack - In the Hands of a Child - on sale for $6