Artificial Limbs

From the Set 21st Century Skills Innovation Library

Everyday doctors perform artificial limb replacements that were unheard of only a few years ago. They continue to make advances that improve people's lives. Using artificial limbs as an example, this book challenges kids to think about innovation and how anything is possible.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
Dewey 617
ATOS Reading Level 5.8
Guided Reading Level
Language English
Publisher Cherry Lake Publishing
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781602792296), PDF (9781602793781), ePub (9781631379994), Hosted ebook (9781602793781H), Kindle (9781624319754)
Copyright 2009
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7.5 x 9.5

Author: Susan H. Gray

Susan H. Gray has a master‘s degree in zoology. She has written more than 70 science and reference books for children and especially loves writing about animals. Gray also likes to garden and play the piano. She lives in Cabot, Arkansas, with her husband, Michael, and many pets.

  • A Long, Painful History
  • New Ways of Thinking and New Inventions
  • Chapter Three Don't Forget the User!
  • Chapter Four What's Next?
  • Chapter Five Innovators Who Led the Way
  • Glossary
  • For More Information
  • Index
  • About the Author
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Sources for further research
Table of contents