Katherine Johnson (3)

Katherine Johnson (3)

Feldman, Thea

Series: Ready-to-Read
Penworthy Prebound Book

Meet Katherine Johnson, a brilliant mathematician who worked at NASA in the early 1950s until retiring in 1986. Katherine’s calculations (done by hand) helped plan the trajectories for NASA’s Mercury and Apollo missions. She is said to be one of the greatest American minds of all time.

Character 1: You Should Meet
Character 2: -
Copyright: 2017
Size: 6x9
Pages: 47
Interest Grade: Grades 2-3
Classification: Nonfiction
GRL: -
AR: 5.5
RC: 6.3
Dewey: B
Language: English
Penworthy Release: 02-2019
ISBN: 9781643108834
Item #: 41167
Onhand Quantity : 16
Review: -

Price: $13.89

Key words: NASA, math, women, mathematician, astronaut, summer reading, History, Leveled Reader, Nonfiction, Simon & Schuster

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