Leaders of the Scientific Revolution
Each title in this biographical series focuses on the life and achievements of a different key figure whose contributions to scientific thought are immeasurable in worth. The fascinating tales of these pioneers’ lives form compelling narratives, further contextualized by details of the social environment in which they developed, tested, and spread their ideas. Readers will draw connections between important scientific principles and the brilliant—and sometimes eccentric—thinkers who influenced or developed them. This series masterfully blends history, biographical nonfiction, and science in a way that caters to different learners’ academic strengths.
• Important scientific principles are presented in an
engaging, biographical format
• A multidisciplinary approach reinforces the pedagogical aims of Common Core standards