• Stories About S.T.E.M. Pioneers

  • Historical Fiction Short Stories for Kids (Splash Read)
  • By: Drew Conrad
  • Narrated by: Gregory Ludovici
  • Length: 1 hr and 6 mins

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Publisher's Summary

This Splash Read collection includes eight historical fiction short stories about STEM pioneers. The stories are: 

  • "Mary Jackson Builds a Wind Tunnel"
  • "Lady Mary Wortley Montagu Crushes Smallpox"
  • "Caroline and William Herschel Explore the Stars"
  • "George Dantzig and the Unsolvable Problem"
  • "Albert Einstein Teaches Himself Math"
  • "Neil Armstrong and Popsicle Sticks"
  • "Arthur Fry Invents Post-It Notes"
  • "Notch Learns to Code"

While Splash Read stories are enjoyed by kids of all ages, they were crafted to facilitate a conversation between a child and parent or student and teacher. Each story introduces an influential person from history. Stories discuss life skills, challenges, problem-solving, and important issues. We’ve heard positive reviews from kids as young as first graders and as old as 10th graders.

©2021 Drew Conrad (P)2022 Drew Conrad

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