Little People, BIG DREAMS: Marie Curie Book and Paper Doll Gift Edition Set
- By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
- Illustrated by Frau Isa
- Hardcover: 32 pages
- Ages: 4-8 years
- Grades: Kindergarten-3
Part of the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, here we meet Marie Curie - the Nobel Prize-winning scientist - in this book and paper doll gift edition set. Readers can learn the story of this revolutionary woman's life, and role play in an interactive learning experience. Press-out Marie can be dressed her in her lab coat and be set up in her laboratory, with periodic table, lab jar, and lab table.
When Marie was young, she was unable to go to college because she was a woman. When she was older, her scientific work was respected around the world. Her discoveries of radium and polonium dramatically helped in the fight against cancer, and she went on to win the Nobel Prize for Physics. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the scientist's life.
This book and paper doll gift edition set contains one drawer with a hardback edition of the international bestseller Marie Curie and three sheets of card with press-out pieces. The cards include Marie and Pierre dolls, plus all the items needed to create a fun science lab.