Girl Innovators

From the Set History's Yearbook

Who were history's best problem solvers? Who was voted "Most Techie?" In the History's Yearbook series, readers will learn about the amazing and diverse women in history. In Girl Innovators, readers will discover and rediscover their favorite heroines and learn about top women innovators who have made an impact. Each book in this series is written at a higher maturity level using considerate text at a lower reading level in order to engage struggling readers. Backmatter material includes writing prompts that encourage readers to think creatively and critically. Series includes, a table of contents, educational sidebars, bibliography, glossary, index, and author biography.

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Interest Level Grade 4 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 2
Dewey 609.2/52
Lexile 450L
ATOS Reading Level 3.6
Guided Reading Level U
Language English
Publisher 45th Parallel Press
Available Formats Reinforced book (9781534147904), Paperback (9781534150768), PDF (9781534149335), ePub (9781534156272), Hosted ebook (9781534152199), Kindle (9781534154612)
Copyright 2020
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions 7 x 9
Graphics Full-color photographs, Historical photographs

Author: Virginia Loh-Hagan

Dr. Virginia Loh-Hagan was born in the luckiest of all years, the Year of the Dragon. She’s an author, university professor, curriculum designer, and former elementary school teacher. She was inspired to write this story after doing author visits. Her young audiences wanted to know more about Chinese New Year! She lives in San Diego with one well-trained husband and two very naughty dogs.

  • Introduction
  • Best All Around: Florence Nightingale
  • Most Creative Duo: Lillian and Frank Gilbreth
  • Best Secret Keeper: Mary Golda Ross
  • Most Likely to Think Outside the Box: Sarah E. Goode
  • Most Techie: Hedy Lamarr
  • Most Caring: Helen Rodríguez Trías
  • Most Well-Rounded: Ruth Graves Wakefield
  • Most Adventurous: Jeanne Villepreux-Power
  • Best Start-Up Idea: Sarah Breedlove
  • Trendsetter: Catherine De’ Medici
  • Best Writer: Wang Zhenyi
  • Life of the Party: Ruth Handler
  • Your Turn!
  • Consider This!
  • Glossary
  • Index
Activities for further learning
Author/Illustrator biography
Glossary of key words
Informative sidebars
Table of contents
Full-color photographs, Historical photographs