Have you ever wondered where a gadget or machine came from? Who first thought of making it? Students introduce several kinds of inventions, explaining how they are used, when and where they were invented, who invented them, and why they are important. Perhaps after reading this book, you will be able to come up with your own Ford.
|Series:||What's the Point? Reading and Writing Expository Text|
|Product dimensions:||7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||11 Years|
About the Author
Australian educator and internationally known literacy specialist Tony Stead has both taught in elementary schools and lectured at universities. Past president of the Melbourne Chapter of the Australian Reading Association, he is the author of numerous publications, including Is That a Fact? Teaching Nonfiction Writing and Explorations in Nonfiction Writing. Tony has been a keynote speaker at hundreds of conferences and works with school districts around the world in literacy consulting and teaching.