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Author Feldman, Thea, author.
Title Katherine Johnson / by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen.
Pub Info New York : Simon Spotlight, 2017.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Dennis Public - Juvenile  J EARLY READER FEL     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J EASYREAD You     AVAILABLE
 Hyannis Children's Room  J BIOGRAPHY Johnson     AVAILABLE
 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J EARLY READER 510.92 JOHNSON     AVAILABLE
Edition Simon Spotlight edition.
Descript 47 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series You should meet
Ready-to-read. Level three, Megastar reader!
You should meet.
Ready-to-read. Level three, Megastar reader!
Note At head of title: You should meet.
Contents A family to count on -- Math, Katherine's number one love -- A "computer" in a skirt -- Katherine takes off! -- An infinite contribution.
Summary Meet Katherine Johnson, a brilliant mathematician who worked at NASA in the early 1950s until retiring in 1986. Katherine's unparalleled calculations (done by hand) helped plan the trajectories for NASA's Mercury and Apollo missions (including the Apollo 11 moon landing). She is said to be one of the greatest American minds of all time.
Audience Age 6-8.
Note Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.5 0.5 191757.
Subject Johnson, Katherine G. -- Juvenile literature.
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Juvenile literature.
Mathematicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women mathematicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Physicists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women physicists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Physicists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women physicists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Mathematicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women mathematicians -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Biography & Autobiography -- Women.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Reader -- Beginner.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Technology -- Aeronautics, Astronautics & Space Science.
Genre Biography.
Add Author Petersen, Alyssa, illustrator.
Alt Title You should meet Katherine Johnson
ISBN 9781534403413 (hardcover)
1534403418 (hardcover)
9781534403406 (paperback)
153440340X (paperback)
9781518252846 (FollettBound)
1518252842 (FollettBound)
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