Scholastic Reader Level 4: Great Black Heroes: Five Brilliant Scientists: Five Brilliant Scientists (level 4)

by Lynda Jones

Paperback, 2000



Local notes

R Jon




Cartwheel (2000), Edition: English Language, Paperback, 48 pages


Describes the early lives and notable achievements of five black scientists, Susan McKinney Steward, George Washington Carver, Ernest Everett Just, Percy Lavon Julian, and Shirley Ann Jackson.

Physical description

48 p.; 8.98 inches

User reviews

LibraryThing member MWsmith7
Another biography style book that brings you into the world of five African American scientists. There are brief stories life stories on Ernest Just, George Washington Carver, Shirley Jackson, Susan McKinney Steward, and Percy Julian.

Another informative book that sheds light on intelligent African
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American scientists who shaped many ways that we live today. It was informative for those of any age/

1-Mini presentations on a scientist

2-Group science experiments
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LibraryThing member kvelin
This is a good reader for Grades 2-4. It includes short biographies of influential African American scientists. It would be great to introduce students to different types of science specializations.




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