The Renaissance inventors : with history projects for kids
Alicia Z. Klepeis.
- Canada: Nomad Press; 2018
- 106 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 25 cm.
- Renaissance for kids series .
- Renaissance for kids. .
Includes bibliographical references and index.
"In The Renaissance Inventors with History Projects for Kids, readers 10 through 15 explore the period of European history from the fourteenth to seventeenth centuries while focusing on the biographies of five inventors from that time and the creations they brought to the world. The lives of Leonardo da Vinci, Galileo Galilei, Leon Battista Alberti, Johannes Gutenberg, and Gerardus Mercator are brought to life as kids discover the challenges these men faced and the discoveries they made using their critical and creative thinking skills combined with their passion for science and engineering."--