Investigate the scientific method
Meet three inventors who changed how we live today. Students accompany the inventors on their creative quests and evaluate the methods scientists use to ensure their invention will not only stand the test of time, but deliver the greatest impact.
Northern Lights Connections
Chapter 17: Cold War, Warm Kitchens
“I’ve Got an Idea: The Story of Frederick McKinley Jones”: A biography of the black engineer and inventor credited with many inventions, including refrigeration units for trucks and railroad cars, portable X-ray units, and the ticket dispenser.