The Kids' Invention Book

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First Avenue Editions, May 1, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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Each new Kids' Ventures title is a how-to book, with tips on undertaking a particular project--such as volunteering, inventing, or starting a business--and making it a success. Author Arlene Erlbach profiles real kids ages six to sixteen who share the stories of their entrepreneurial ventures, through the stumbling blocks to the eventual solutions that brought them success. Guaranteed to spark imaginations. Supports the national curriculum standard Civic Ideals and Practices as outlined by the National Council for the Social Studies.
  

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I love reading about inventions and for a whole book to be dedicated to children's inventions, how great for an elementary teacher. I remember in 5th grade participating in Invention Convention. I ... Read full review

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Contents

KIDS ARE INVENTORS TOO
6
MEET THE INVENTORS
10
YOU CAN DO IT
INVENTION CONTESTS
PATENTS
START AN INVENTORS CLUB
MORE INFORMATION
GLOSSARY
INDEX
Copyright

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About the author (1999)

ARLENE ERLBACH is the author of more than 45 books for kids, including Worth the Risk: True Stories About Risk Takers Plus How You Can Be One, Too; The Kids' Invention Book; The Kids' Business Book; and The Kids' Volunteering Book. She lives in Morton Grove, Illinois.

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