Inventors and Inventions: Mind-Stretching Cross-Curricular Activities That Build Creative Thinking
Scholastic Inc., 1997 - Education, Elementary - 96 pages
A rich theme unit packed with activities to help students explore the history of inventors and inventions and develop scientific problem-solving skills. Includes cross-curricular projects, background information, reproducibles and a colorful poster game.
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Invention or Discovery?
Bicycle Built for Technology
Science Fiction or Fact?
Who Owns the Cure?
Inventions Past Present and Future
In the Year 2121
Inventive Thinking and Creating
My Uncle Dan
Think Like an Inventor
My Idea Book
Thomas Edisons Six Rules of Investing
Rube Goldberg MachineoMatic
Inventor Trading Card?
The Worlds Ten Greatest Inventions
Where Would We Be?
A Lifetime Ago
No Time Like the Past
Great Moments Great Messages
The Great AllTime Inventions Game
True or Fraud?
Join the BIRDS
Whats in a Name?
To Market to Market
The Money Game
Parts of a Patent
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