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The Resource Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen

Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen

Label
Katherine Johnson
Title
Katherine Johnson
Statement of responsibility
by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen
Title variation
  • You should meet Katherine Johnson
  • You should meet
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10570314
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Feldman, Thea
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Age 6-8
  • 910L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
Reading level
5.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Petersen, Alyssa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • You should meet
  • Ready-to-read. Level three, Megastar reader!
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Katherine G.
  • Johnson, Katherine G
  • United States
  • United States
  • Mathematicians
  • Women mathematicians
  • Physicists
  • Women physicists
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Mathematicians
  • Physicists
  • Women
  • Women mathematicians
  • Women physicists
Target audience
primary
Label
Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A family to count on -- Math, Katherine's number one love -- A "computer" in a skirt -- Katherine takes off! -- An infinite contribution
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Simon Spotlight edition.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9781534403413
Lccn
2017288986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20190206-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn972383591
  • (OCoLC)972383591
  • 570238
  • 609006
  • 609006
Label
Katherine Johnson, by Thea Feldman ; illustrated by Alyssa Petersen
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A family to count on -- Math, Katherine's number one love -- A "computer" in a skirt -- Katherine takes off! -- An infinite contribution
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Simon Spotlight edition.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9781534403413
Lccn
2017288986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20190206-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn972383591
  • (OCoLC)972383591
  • 570238
  • 609006
  • 609006

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