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The Resource Marie Curie for kids : her life and scientific discoveries, with 21 activities and experiments, Amy M. O'Quinn

Marie Curie for kids : her life and scientific discoveries, with 21 activities and experiments, Amy M. O'Quinn

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Marie Curie for kids : her life and scientific discoveries, with 21 activities and experiments
Title
Marie Curie for kids
Title remainder
her life and scientific discoveries, with 21 activities and experiments
Statement of responsibility
Amy M. O'Quinn
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Language
eng
Summary
"Marie Curie, renowned for her work on radioactivity, was the first woman to win a Nobel Prize, the first person to win in two fields (chemistry and physics), and the first woman to hold a chair position at the Sorbonne. Marie Curie for Kids details Curie's remarkable life, from her childhood under a repressive czar in Poland to her tireless work supporting herself through college to meeting her ideal match in scientist Pierre Curie to her revolutionary research. Kids learn how Curie quietly flouted societal norms, working in full partnership with her husband while also teaching and raising two daughters. Scientific concepts are presented in a clear, accessible way, and a range of activities--from making Polish pierogi to exploring magnetism to using electrolysis to split water--allow for exploration of Curie's life, times, and work."--
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http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Quinn, Amy M
Dewey number
  • 540.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QD22.C8
LC item number
O68 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Curie, Marie
  • Curie, Marie
  • Women chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Radioactivity
  • Women chemists
  • Women chemists
  • Nobel Prize winners
  • Radioactivity
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Marie Curie for kids : her life and scientific discoveries, with 21 activities and experiments, Amy M. O'Quinn
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1693538
Dimensions
22 x28 cm
Extent
131 pages
Isbn
9781613733202
Lccn
2016009405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1693538
  • (OCoLC)941714704
Label
Marie Curie for kids : her life and scientific discoveries, with 21 activities and experiments, Amy M. O'Quinn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1693538
Dimensions
22 x28 cm
Extent
131 pages
Isbn
9781613733202
Lccn
2016009405
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1693538
  • (OCoLC)941714704

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