It Changed the World: Invention of Phones, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Reed
  • Published By: Bridges
  • ISBN-10: 1731629885
  • ISBN-13: 9781731629883
  • DDC: 621.385
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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It’s hard to imagine life without phones. From the earliest electric telegraph to today’s powerful technology, phones have played a huge role in history. The invention of phones changed how the world communicates. This book provides readers with a before-and-after look at the way the world has changed. Each book in the NGSS-aligned It Changed the World series introduces readers to some amazing inventions. Interesting facts and vivid photos show how these inventions changed, and continue to change, the lives of people around the world. Each book includes a glossary, comprehension questions, and an extension activity for further learning.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Before and During Reading Activities.
Table of Contents.
1: Communication Before the Phone.
2: Telegraph to Telephone.
3: A New World.
4: The Phone Goes Mobile.
5: Smartphones.
Text-Dependent Questions.
Extension Activity.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.