Coteaching Reading Comprehension Strategies in Elementary School: Maximizing Your Impact
Pathfinder: Inventors and
The following links provide resources to support elementary school students' investigations into inventors and inventions. These resources were selected for the advanced-level main ideas reading comprehension strategy lesson from Coteaching Reading Comprehension Strategies in Elementary School Libraries: Maximizing Your Impact (Chapter 7).
Educators may choose to share these sites with students before, during, or after studying kid inventors. Students may choose to explore these sites on their own as well.
(By Kids For Kids)
Inventors and Inventions
State University: Inventors
Wisconsin School District: Student-recommended Inventors and Inventions
Marcaria.com: Inventors that Changed the World (recommended by a socialstudieshelp.com student - 2/26/13)
The Top Ten African American Inventors
Interactive Sites about Inventions
of Congress: What In the World is That? Ingenious Inventions (This
page requires Shockwave.)
U.S. Patent Office:
ZipRealty: Appliances that Changed the Home Forever
Launched: March 2007