Bright Ideas About Sun Power Maria Telkes – Azura Pezzillo

In ‘Bright Ideas about Sun Power Maria Telkes’, readers aged 4 to 8 explore the life of Maria Telkes, who overcame the challenges of scientific discovery to become the inventor of the first livable solar-powered house, the first portable solar oven, and the first life-saving solar still technology used to turn salt water into drinking water to this day!
When engineer Maria Telkes was a child, she dreamed of new ways to power our world. Why? She knew sunlight was clean and everywhere. She was a curious child, eager to work on her big ideas. What did this curious girl grow up to invent?
This children’s biography book is Reading Level J-K and has 116 sight words.